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About Henkaline & Associates

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Company History
Richard B. Henkaline founded Henkaline & Associates, Inc. in November 1984. By that time, Richard had gained eight years of valuable real estate appraisal experience by working for Gem Savings Association and an independent appraisal firm. From the beginning Henkaline & Associates, Inc. has strived to provide the highest quality professional service with a personal touch.

By maintaining the highest professional standards and keeping in close communication with the client during the appraisal process, Henkaline & Associates has steadily grown in size and services provided.

In 1989 Kevin R. Whitaker SRA was hired and promoted to Partner and Chief
Residential Appraiser in 1991.

The principals of the firm Richard Henkaline and Kevin Whitaker are full time appraisers and are professionally designated members of the Appraisal Institute. The Appraisal Institute has the highest standards and ethical requirements for membership in the industry. Richard B. Henkaline also has the commercial designation of GAA from the National Association of Realtors Appraisal Section. All of the professional staff is licensed/certified in the state of Ohio.

Today, Henkaline & Associates, Inc. enjoys a base of long-term clients due to their dedication to the highest level of professionalism. These clients include many local and national lending institutions, relocation companies and state and local government agencies. Henkaline & Associates, Inc. has been providing prompt, professional services for 30+ years and is committed to continuing in this tradition.


Meet Our Professionals

Richard B. Henkaline, SRA, GAA: Richard is the founder and President of Henkaline & Associates, Inc. He has an Associate Degree in Real Estate from the University of Akron and a Bachelors Degree in Business from Wright State University. In 1976 Richard started appraising real estate. He holds professional designations from both The Appraisal Institute and The National Association of Realtors Appraisal Section. Richard had been an instructor of Real Estate Appraisal and Real Estate Appraisal II at Sinclair Community College and the Dayton Realtors. Richard is an approved appraiser for the VA, FHA, and Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT). He has a broad experience in acquisition appraisal both residential and commercial properties. He has been appraising a variety of commercial industrial properties since 1984. In his dedication to maintaining the highest level of professionalism, Richard has served as the President of the Society of Real Estate Appraisers, Dayton Chapter, Board of Directors of the Cardinal Chapter of the Appraisal Institute, and the Dayton Chapter of the Appraisal Institute, Region Five Representative. Email: rhenkaline@henkaline.com

Kevin R. Whitaker, SRA: Kevin joined Henkaline & Associates in 1986 and became a partner and Vice President in 1991. Kevin received his Bachelors degree from Wright State University in 1983 and received his SRA designation from The Appraisal Institute in 1990. Kevin had been teaching real estate appraisal at Sinclair College and the Dayton Realtors for approximately five years. He was elected the President of The Ohio Cardinal Chapter of the Appraisal Institute in 1997. Appraisal specialties include: residential, relocation, small commercial and condemnations. Email: kwhitaker@henkaline.com

Doug Finke, RAA: Doug is a staff appraiser with Henkaline & Associates. Doug received his Bachelors degree from Wright State University in 1992 and has been an active real estate appraiser since 1989. In 1998, he received an RAA designation from the National Association of Realtors. He has been a state certified appraiser since 1997. His specialties include: all types of residential properties, and relocation evaluation appraisals. Doug is a member of the National Association of Realtors and the Dayton Realtors. He is approved through various lending institutions and the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (FHA). Email: dfinke@henkaline.com