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Metro-West Appraisal Co. Celebrates 30 Years

May 9, 2017
Metro-West Appraisal Co. (Metro-West), the largest independent real estate appraisal firm in the nation, is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year.

Since its inception in April of 1987, Metro-West has produced reliable, fully compliant residential and commercial real estate solutions and alternative valuation products.

“I’m proud to stand behind a team of employees that have such a passion for the industry,” said Don Rousseau, CEO of Metro-West.” “We have achieved great things and have grown so much over time thanks to our team’s loyalty and hard work.”

The company has enjoyed exceptional growth in recent years, with more than 200 staff appraisers located in over 80 major metro markets throughout the United States.

Each Metro-West office is staffed with full-time W-2 appraisers, helping to maintain quality and consistency throughout its’ entire network, while making sure to inform clients at every step of the appraisal process through reporting and real-time status updates.

Metro-West offers an appraiser-staff model that has fostered the ability for staff appraisers across the country to set their schedules while receiving steady volumes of work. Utilizing this model has allowed the company to attract and retain the highest-caliber residential real estate appraisers in the industry, while providing access to the latest in superior technology, technical support and benefit packages.

“We’re grateful to have been able to serve our clients for the last 30 years,” said Rousseau. “We look forward to what’s in store for us.”

Metro-West Appraisal Co. is the nation’s largest independent appraisal firm with staff appraisers located in over 80 major metro markets throughout the United States. Headquartered in Detroit, Metro-West has been providing reliable, fully compliant residential real estate appraisal solutions and alternative valuation products for their clients since 1987. For more information, visit