Madison & Janesville, Wisconsin
 
 
 
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Serving Dane, Rock, Green, Jefferson & Walworth Counties
 
 
 
 

About Us

 
 
Penny Cook
 
Penny Cook co-founded Rock Valley Appraisal in 1998 and received her license in January 2000. She then received her certification in 2001. She has extensive experience appraising both residential and commercial properties in south-central Wisconsin including Single Family Residences, 2-4 Unit Income Properties, Condominiums, Vacant Land, Farmettes, Waterfront, Relocation, Review Appraisals, Estates, REO's, Litigation and Consulting. She is the Owner and President of Rock Valley Appraisal.
Professional Licenses/Affiliations

  • Wisconsin Certified Residential Appraiser #1273-009 FHA Approved
  • Rock-Green Realtors Association
  • Wisconsin Realtors Association
  • National Association of Realtors
Education:
 
  • Appraisal 1
  • Commercial Income Approach
  • Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice
  • Contemporary Issues
  • Residential Report Writing
  • Advanced Commercial Income
  • The Appraiser as an Expert Witness
  • Real Estate Damages
  • Appraising Non-Conforming & Difficult Properties
  • Residential Appraisal Trends
  • How to Beat the Review Appraiser
  • Effective Appraisal Writing
  • Predatory Lending
  • Appraising Contaminated Properties
 
  • Analyzing Distressed Real Estate
  • Appraising Manufactured Homes
  • Transitional Lands
  • Convincing Residential Appraisals
  • Relocation Appraisal is Different
  • Appraiser Liability
  • New FHA Forms and Guidelines
  • Appraising Historic Properties
  • Site Analysis & Valuation
  • Practices and Pitfalls of the Residential Appraiser
  • FHA Site Inspection
  • This Old House
  • Appraising the Tough Ones
  • Recent Fannie Mae and USPAP Updates each year of new addition
 
 
 
Amber Buster
 
Amber Buster has been with Rock Valley Appraisal since 2002 and has been a licensed appraiser since 2007. She has extensive residential appraisal experience, including single family residences, condominiums, vacant land, farmettes and 2-4 unit income properties
Professional license/affiliations:

Wisconsin Licensed Appraiser #2038-004
Education:
 
  • Appraisal 1
  • Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice
  • Appraisal 3-B
 
  • USPAP Update
  • Effective Appraisal Writing
  • New FHA Rules & Regulations
 
 
 
Brady P. O'Leary
 
Brady O'Leary has been a licensed appraiser since 2008 and has experience with Single Family Residences, 2-4 Unit Income Properties, Condominiums, Vacant Land, Estate, Farmette, Water Front Properties and REO properties.
License/Professional and Service Affiliations:
 
  • Wisconsin Licensed Appraiser # 2065-4
  • Wisconsin Licensed Real Estate Salesperson # 74766-94
  • Rock-Green Realtors Association
 
  • Wisconsin Realtors Association
  • National Association of Realtors
  • Realtors Land Institute
 
Education:
Appraisal Classes and Continuing Education:
 
  • Advanced Residential Applications and Case Studies
  • Appraisal Subject Matter Electives
  • Statistics
  • Modeling and Finance
  • REO & Foreclosures
  • Private Appraisal Assignments
  • Fannie Mae form 1004MC
 
  • HVCC & More
  • FHA and The Appraisal Process
  • Appraisal 1
  • Appraising the Tough Ones
  • Site Analysis and Valuation
  • Fannie Mae and USPAP updates each year.
 
 
Contact us today to receive superior appraisal services!