Welcome to the Bureau of Real Estate Appraisers of the State of California

OREA's DirectorBREA's Director

Jim Martin of Sacramento, was appointed director of the California Bureau of Real Estate Appraisers in August of 2012. Martin has served in multiple positions at the Real Estate Services Division of the California Department of General Services since 2002, including chief of real property services, assistant section chief and senior real estate officer. He was a public land management specialist at the California State Lands Commission from 1996 to 2002 and an investigator and property appraiser in the Compliance Division of the California Bureau of Real Estate Appraisers from 1995 to 1996. Martin was president and chief appraiser at California Property Research Inc. from 1981 to 1994.