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Jean E. Bennett

Residential Appraiser


EMAIL:  jeanie@davidmatthews-assoc.com

LICENSE #: Certified Residential Appraiser #60700710

EDUCATION: University of Southern Indiana

Major: Business Administration
Minor: Psychology

Appraisal/Real Estate Classes Completed:

  • Real Estate Appraisal Principles
  • Small Income Properties
  • Market Analysis
  • Standards of Professional Practice
  • Education Resource LLC., Indianapolis, IN
  • Income Capitalization for Non-Residential Properties

Continuing Education

  • Business Law and Ethics ~ December 2009
  • USPAP Update ~ December 2009
  • F. H. A. Appraisals ~ May 2009
  • Market Conditions Form ~ April 2009
  • Effective Appraisal Writing ~ September 2007
  • Intro. To Income Capitalization ~ February 2007
  • New Appraisal Report Options ~ September 2006
  • Liability Management ~ September 2006
  • Indiana License Law ~ June 2005
  • USPAP Update ~ March 2005


Appraisal Institute ~ Chairman for Evansville Chapter 2010
Women’s Council of Realtors, Secretary Evansville Chapter 2009
Tri State Business Alliance ~ Member 2007
BNI. Professional Business Group ~ Membership Committee Oct. 2007
BNI. Professional Business Group, Member June 2007
Women’s Council of Realtors, Member June 2007
Appraisal Institute, Associate Member


Destination to End Homelessnes ~ Board Member 2008
United Caring Shelter ~ Homeless Shelter
Echo Housing Corp ~ Assisted Housing Transition
Susan B. Komen ~ Race for the Cure
Habitat for Humanity Volunteer


Primary appraisal experience has been in the area of single family home appraisals for lenders, relocation companies, attorneys, brokers and individuals in counties in Southwestern Indiana, including, but not limited to, Vanderburgh, Warrick, Posey, Dubois, Spencer, and Gibson counties. Services include:

  • Single Family Dwellings
  • Duplex/Multi Family
  • Bankruptcy
  • Foreclosures
  • Tax Purposes
  • Estate Planning
  • Divorces


David Matthews Associates ~ 7/02 - present
Certified Residential Appraiser
Staff Researcher

Research work on appraisals, residential and commercial collection of rental and sales data, assessment and zoning information, demographics, etc., comparable data compilation, Residential Study, Retail Shopping Center Study,Suburban Study and Newsletter

Gregory Kempf, d/b/a NorthBrook Plaza, Kempf Farms and Homestead K Properties ~ 1980 - 2002

Property Manager for NorthBrook Community Shopping Center
President/Treasurer for NorthBrook Merchants Assoc.

Management of ±40 rental properties, invoicing, and collection of rents, lease preparation and renewals, accounting/bookkeeping for rental properties, organization of monthly meetings for tenants, collection/depositing all rental income operating out of ±10 checkbooks; management accounting of Kempf Farms in Carmi, IL