Seattle, Wash. (February 24, 2020) – Stan Sidor, a senior vice president and manager for Kidder Mathews Valuation Advisory Services and a shareholder in the firm, has been appointed to the Washington State Real Estate Appraiser Commission. His six-year term will continue through 2025.
The Real Estate Appraiser Commission of the State of Washington consists of seven members who act to give advice to the Director of Licensing. The duties of the Commission include: serve as a liaison between appraisal practitioners, the public, and the department of licensing; and study and recommend changes to RCW 18.140 (the Real Estate Appraiser Act) to the Director of Licensing or to the legislature.
Sidor has 27 years of experience as a professional commercial real estate appraiser. He has earned the prestigious CRE designation by The Counselors of Real Estate, as wells as the MAI designation and the AI-GRS designation from the Appraisal Institute. He is also the 2020 president of the Appraisal Institute, Seattle chapter, and he has served two terms as the president of the Appraiser’s Coalition of Washington (ACOW). Sidor is qualified as an expert witness for real estate valuation in the state of Washington.
Kidder Mathews has one of the largest, independent valuation advisory groups on the West Coast with the highest number of appraisers who have earned the prestigious MAI designation by the Appraisal Institute and five who hold the prestigious CRE designation. Members of the group are also active with the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors and hold the FRICS and MRICS designations. The valuation advisory group includes 39 professional appraisers, including 24 MAIs, and performs over 1,600 appraisals and consulting assignments each year.
About Kidder Mathews
Kidder Mathews is the largest independently owned commercial real estate firm on the West Coast, with 900 real estate professionals and staff in 22 offices in Washington, Oregon, California, Nevada, and Arizona. Kidder Mathews offers a complete range of brokerage, appraisal, property management, consulting, project & construction management, and debt & equity finance services for all property types. The firm performs $9.6 billion in transactions, manages over 70 million square feet of space, and conducts over 1,600 appraisals annually.