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Serving N Central Texas since 1985

Counties Served - 

Hood & Surrounding Counties


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Dona L. Buie

State Certified General Real Estate Appraiser


PRESENT POSITION: Senior Appraiser, Owner of Appraisal Associates, LLC 

EDUCATION: Weatherford Junior College  &  Hill College

Business & Real Estate Courses 

Commercial College Texas Association of Realtors

Principles of Real Estate I, II, III GRI I, II & III

Real Estate Finance  

Real Estate Appraisals 

Real Estate Investments

Lincoln Graduate Center

Principles & Practice of Appraising

Writing the Narrative

Principles of Appraisal Review

University of Texas at Arlington 

Texas Real Estate Law

Manufactured Housing Appraisal 

Law of Real Estate Contracts 

Association of Texas Appraisers 

USPAP Update

Governmental Affairs Update

Center for Applied Studies I

Income Property Appraising 

Construction Details & Trends

RPC Real Property Counselors    

Understanding Green in Real Estate

 FHA Approved Appraiser  

AFFILIATION: Texas Licensing & Certification Board Certification  # TX 1327327-G

Texas Real Estate Commission Broker License #0337730

Association of Texas Appraisers - ATA-G Designation 

Graduate of the Realtors Institute - GRI Designation


EXPERIENCE:  Since January, 1985 Various assignments for Attorneys, Banks, Mortgage Companies, Appraisal Management Companies, Relocation companies, 

FNMA, USDA, FHA, CPA=s & Individuals. 

Real Estate Sales Experience since 1984 


About Us

About Me



We offer complete service in all areas of real estate appraisal since 1985. Our service area includes Hood and surrounding counties in North Central Texas. We pledge to provide you with quality service and competitive rates.  Please consider us when you have appraisals that require skill and an understanding of the local market. Dona Buie is a State Certified General Appraiser and has experience in a wide variety of property types and is competent in performing complex appraisals as well as non-complex and residential assignments and is on the FHA approved appraiser roster.

The Difference


  • Dona's experience has been in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex area with concentration in Hood County.
  • Certified appraisers on staff.   No trainees used. Only experienced, state certified appraisers will inspect, prepare and complete your appraisals. 

The Appraisal Process


 We will be happy to work with you for appraisals for your home mortgage as well as commercial loan endeavors.   You will find that our fees are competitive with other firms locally.   Thank you for considering us. 

Types of Appraisals


Duplex & Multi-Family

Income Properties

Vacant Land & Lots

Commercial Properties

Special Use Properties

Rental Surveys & Analysis

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Appraisal Associates, LLC

Appraisal Associates, LLC PO Box 391 Granbury, TX 76048 US

(817) 279-8689 or


Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm Saturday: By appointment Sunday: Closed