Call Ben today at Dover Realty Co., Inc. the only full service real estate company with an on staff General Certified Appraiser.
Ben H. Dover, Jr. earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration from Southwestern College and began appraising real estate in Georgia 1973, years before the Georgia Real Estate/ Appraiser Board required appraisers to be licensed in the State of Georgia.
Ben has served in his career as Chief Appraiser and Tax Assessor in Butts County for 3 years, Chief Appraiser and Assessor in Henry County for 2 years and in Jasper County for 2 years. During this time as Chief Appraiser Ben completed county Reevaluation Equalization programs in Jasper and Butts County.
While in his capacity as Chief Appraiser and Tax Assessor, Ben successfully achieved. through the State Department of Revenue. Certification for Appraiser 1, 2, 3 & 4 at the University of Georgia. As well as successfully completing the Principal of Real Estate by the American Institute of Real Estate.
In early 1989, the State of Georgia determined all appraisers must be licensed with the State of Georgia, and have continuing education every year. Ben complied being the 24th appraiser in the State to be licensed as a General Certified Appraiser number GC000024. This certification enables Ben to appraise all types of real estate from small building lots to large farm land, plus, residential and all types of commercial land and improvements thereof. Continuing education programs, approved by the Georgia Real Estate Appraisal Board / Real Estate Commission, keeps Ben up to date with the constantly changing Appraisal and Real Estate regulations.
Today Ben enjoys working with professional Appraisal Management Companies and Corporations, as well as Individuals, Attorneys, Lenders, and Banking Institutions.
The need for real estate value is as great today as ever. Personal property value, tax appeals, division of property and estate values are just a few reasons to have an appraiser with experience.