About The Company
Bolton Real Estate is comprised of a full spectrum of real estate services for our clients. Bolton Real Estate Consultants, Ltd. Is an independent fee commercial appraisal firm with over fifty years of experience in appraising and consulting on complex real property valuation assignments. The Brokers and Sales Team at Bolton Real Estate Services have a wide range of experience providing sellers and buyers with representation of improved and vacant land transactions. Our clients can depend on Bolton Real Estate for extensive knowledge, thorough research and analysis, and integrity in our services.
Meet the Team
David R. Bolton is an independent real estate appraiser and consultant with the office of Bolton Real Estate Consultants, Ltd. located at 3103 Bee Caves Road, Suite 225, Austin, Texas 78746. He has been actively engaged in the real estate appraisal profession since 1964 with extensive experience in appraising most type properties including vacant commercial land, farms, ranches, special purpose properties, industrial, environmentally sensitive properties, environmentally contaminated properties, shopping centers, hotel/motels, mixed use developments, office buildings, improved commercial properties, automobile dealerships, condominiums, apartments, rights of way for pipelines, utilities, and roadway improvements. Appraisal related experience in highest and best use studies, marketing analysis, and review of realty portfolios.
A partial resume of his qualifications is outlined as follows:
• MAI – The Appraisal Institute
• SREA – The Appraisal Institute
• Real Estate Broker – State of Texas
• B.B.A. degree from Sam Houston State University
• Qualified in Federal District and Bankruptcy Courts, County and State District Courts, Arbitration Hearings and Special Commissioner’s Hearings
• Forty-five (45) years’ experience testifying as an expert witness in the valuation of real property
• State Certified – General Real Estate Appraiser (TX-1320117-G)
The Texas Appraisal Licensing and Certification Board (TALCB) require that Certified General Appraisers must complete 28 hours of mandatory Appraisal Continuing Education (ACE) in order to be eligible for renewal of their license. Mr. Bolton is certified under this program. Additionally, the Appraisal Institute conducts a voluntary program of continuing education for its designated members. Individuals who meet the minimum standards of this program are awarded periodic educational certification. Mr. Bolton is certified under this program.
• Past National Chairman, Professional Practice Division, – Appraisal Institute
• Past National Chairman, Prof. Practice Committee – Society of Real Estate Appraisers
• Past Vice Governor, Board of Governor’s – Society of Real Estate Appraisers
• Past President, Houston Chapter – American Institute of Real Estate Appraisers
• Past President, Houston Chapter – Society of Real Estate Appraisers
• Past National Chairman, Young Advisory Council – Society of Real Estate Appraisers
• Past Regional Member, Review & Counseling Division – Appraisal Institute
Chance is a senior real estate appraiser with Bolton Real Estate Consultants, Ltd. and a Real Estate Broker with Bolton Real Estate Services. He has been with the firm since 2003. He is a Texas Certified General Real Estate Appraiser and a Texas Licensed Real Estate Broker. Chance oversees appraisal assignments throughout Texas involving vacant land, farm and ranch, industrial, office, retail and special use real estate valuation assignments. As a Real Estate Broker, he represents sellers and buyers in the disposition and acquisition of commercial real estate.
Prior to joining Bolton Real Estate, Chance was a research analyst for affiliated appraisal company Bolton & Baer, Ltd. In Houston, Texas and previously served as a Petty Officer in the United States Navy. Chance holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Entrepreneurship from the University of Houston’s Wolff Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation.
Chance is a Candidate for Designation with the Appraisal Institute and a member of the Real Estate Council of Austin (RECA). Additionally, he currently serves as a board member for the Lake Travis Education Foundation and on the Texas Bar Association’s Law Focused Education Committee.
Nancy Thompson has been a licensed commercial real estate professional since the mid 80’s. Her practical experience and long standing relationships translates into marketplace trust. Her focus is specializing in leasing and sale of office and retail properties, depending upon her client’s needs.
Nancy has been a member of the Better Business Bureau Board of Directors serving Central, Coastal, Southwest Texas and The Permian Basin since 2008 and served as the 2012 BBB Board Chair.
She has been involved with numerous fund-raising organizations including the Austin Travis County Rodeo serving as co-founder and committee co-chair of the Cowboy Breakfast and co-chair of Calf Scramble committee raising scholarship funds for the Central Texas youth.