Real Estate Appraiser & Consultant
Mr. Kear works in the commercial field with concentration on multi-family, residential properties including properties with Low Income Tax Credits, industrial, office, and retail properties with several special purpose properties. He has extensive experience in assignments involving convenience stores, hotels, chain restaurants, churches, and self storage facilities.
Mr. Kear moved to Lexington in 1997 after serving as a Real Estate Appraiser and Consultant to public or private clients in Southern California. He was a senior staff appraiser for several years with California Federal Bank where he specialized in upscale residential dwellings and small income residential buildings. Prior to his move to Lexington, Mr Kear was employed by the largest appraisal firm in the Los Angeles County area, Pacific Coast Evaluations, located in Walnut, California, a suburban city adjacent to the city of Los Angeles. In the latter portion of his career he has focused his appraisal practice on commercial properties in Kentucky, Ohio, West Virginia and Indiana.