Daniel J. Burch, MAI holds a finance degree from the University of Tennessee with 15 years of appraisal experience and over 2,000 completed appraisals from Middle to East Tennessee valuing well over $2 billion dollars. In 2015, he launched Burch Appraisal Group to provide modern appraisal and evaluation products in the East Tennessee market. His experience includes the valuation of retail, office, industrial, self-storage, hospitality, convenience stores, residential subdivisions, PUD developments, utility easements, and eminent domain acquisitions. In his free time, Daniel enjoys hiking, mountain biking, and camping in the beautiful mountains and valleys of East Tennessee and North Carolina.
He served six years in the Marine Corps Reserves as an artillery cannoneer with Mike Battery, 3rd Battalion, 14th Marine Regiment in Chattanooga, TN and was honorably discharged as a sergeant. Mike Battery had the honor of being selected to provide indirect fire support for Operation Phantom Fury (the Second Battle of Fallujah) from November to December 2004 during Operation Iraqi Freedom. Mike Battery fired over 3,000 artillery rounds in support of ground forces and in defense of Camp Fallujah during their deployment.
Daniel Burch has completed the rigorous education and experience requirements of the MAI Designation from the Appraisal Institute. This includes the passing of a two-day comprehensive examination, demonstration appraisal report and a peer reviewed specialized experience requirement. The MAI Designation has long been recognized by courts of law, government agencies, financial institutions, and investors as the mark of excellence in the field of real estate valuation and analysis.