David Peterson, AFM, ARA.

Peterson Appraisal Company is a family owned and operated appraisal business located in Lakewood, Colorado.  Our clients include individual property owners, Federal, State, City and County Agencies, banks, attorneys, and Land Trusts.

Peterson Appraisal Company started appraising farms and ranches throughout Colorado in 1977 with the formation of the company. Over the years our work has changed to include the following:

  • Estate planning appraisals
  • Eminent domain assignments
  • Partial interest valuations
  • Agri-business properties such as hog farms, feedlots, and dairies.
  • Appraisals of contaminated properties
  • Valuations for acquisition by Federal agencies
  • Valuations of recreational properties
  • Conservation Easement encumbered valuations

Peterson Appraisal Company is on the "Approved Appraiser" lists of numerous cities and towns, the United States Forest Service, National Park Service, Bureau of Land Management, U.S. Fish and Wildlife, Colorado Division of Wildlife, Colorado State Parks, Colorado Department of Transportation, Jefferson County Open Space, numerous Land Trust agencies, and all of the major Banks in the State.

David E. Peterson, AFM, ARA.  Dave is a State Certified General Appraiser in Colorado and Wyoming. The AFM (Accredited Farm Manager) and ARA (Accredited Rural Appraiser) designations are granted by the American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers to members who have met certain experience and education requirements.  Dave has over 40 years of appraisal experience, including both appraisal review and appraisal functions.  He has been appraising mostly rural properties since 1977, with emphasis on Conservation Easement appraisals in the last 10 years.  He is also an approved review appraiser and a member of the Colorado Coalition of Land Trusts.

Contact David Peterson, AFM, ARA.

Peterson Appraisal Co.
7586 W Jewell Ave
Suite 204
Lakewood, Colorado  80232
Phone: (303) 985-7511
Fax: (303) 985-7543


Service Area

Statewide service provider in:
  • Colorado
  • Wyoming

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