About Us

T.J. McCarthy and Associates is the premier real estate appraisal and consulting firm in the Chicagoland area, including over 20 surrounding counties in both Illinois and Northwest Indiana.  We have been providing quality appraisal services in the Chicago Area for over 30 years.

Our large client base is due in most part, not from solicitations, but through referrals from real estate and lending professionals who have been satisfied with the quality and timeliness of our appraisal services. 

About the Principal
TJ McCarthy, SRA, IFA has been in the valuation industry for over forty years and is a trusted industry analyst and consultant.  As a nationally approved instructor, Mr. McCarthy has written numerous appraisal courses.
Mr. McCarthy has held various leadership positions in the appraisal industry, including Chair of the Illinois State Appraisal Board, President of the Chicago Chapter of the Appraisal Institute, President of the Illinois Coalition of Appraisal Professionals (ICAP), and currently serves on the Board of the Chicago Chapter of the National Association of Independent Fee Appraisers (NAIFA).  Mr. McCarthy holds the SRA designation from the Appraisal Institute and the IFA designation from the National Association of Independent Fee Appraisers. As a designated appraiser, Mr. McCarthy provides appraisal services reflecting industry leading practices.

If you have any questions regarding our service and various appraisal products, please contact our office at (708) 614-7200 at your earliest convenience. I am confident we can provide you with the best possible service to meet your appraisal needs in our area. At T. J. McCarthy & Associates, it has always been our goal to strive for the highest level of professionalism and customer service in today's ever-changing real estate industry.