Author, Speaker, Real Estate Expert, Teacher. Fastest, most affordable, professional real estate appraiser in Los Angeles! Call today for a free quote! (310) 877-4770 or email Mary@MaryCummins.com has been in real estate since 1984, over 30 years. She is licensed by the California Office of Real Estate Appraisers. She was an agent and broker licensed with the California Department of Real Estate selling residential income, commercial buildings, raw land and homes for Merrill Lynch Realty in Beverly Hills and Westside Properties in Los Angeles before concentrating on appraisals.
Mary Cummins currently provides real estate appraisals, expert witness testimony, historical research, legal real estate research for mortgage brokers, banks, lawyers, insurance companies, financial consultants, bail bondsmen, factors and private individuals.
Cummins does desk appraisals, drive-by appraisals and full form and narrative appraisals for residential, commercial, industrial property and vacant land. Prices starting at $199 for desk appraisals, $250 for drive-by appraisals and $299 for full form appraisal for average single family residence.
Mary Cummins has done over 20,000 appraisals of all types. Cummins does real estate appraisals for divorce, probate, tax assessment, bankruptcy, REO, lawsuits, purchases and refinances. Cummins does some pro bono work for indigent clients involved in mortgage and real estate fraud. Tambien se habla espanol!
Mary Cummins was born and raised in Southern California. She attended Beverly Hills Good Shepherd Catholic School and Beverly Hills High School.
Besides being a member of Junior Mensa and on the Dean's list, she was a top ten national swimmer and competed on the men's water polo team. She began college at the age of 15 attending the University of Southern
California on scholarship, majoring in Psychology/Sociology.
Mary Cummins started a non-profit organization in 2002 by the name of Animal Advocates. Animal Advocates rescues ill, injured and orphaned wildlife for release back to the wild. She is licensed with the California Department
of Fish & Game, was licensed with the USDA and is licensed with the city of Los Angeles to rescue and rehabilitate wildlife. Cummins speaks to local community groups and students about respecting wildlife and humane wildlife control. She is also a Humane Nuisance Wildlife Control Operator. She has written manuals on small mammal rehabilitation besides numerous other articles on wildlife. She uses most of the profits from her real estate work to fund her animal rescues. She also rescues cats, dogs and pocket pets. Cummins Real Estate is a 100% "green" eco-friendly company from our hybrid Prius cars to our paperless office.