Patricia Bell,  Principal

Cathy Loonam has 18 years in the appraisal and real estate consulting industry, including private investment and eminent domain appraisals for public sector acquisition projects.  She has diversified experience in commercial, residential and vacant land, as well as project management and oversight experience coordinating expert reports and assisted in client project coordination and compliance.  She has worked extensively with client legal representatives for eminent domain purposes as needed, and provided expert witness testimony.  Cathy is a Texas licensed General Appraiser and has a BBS in Agribusiness from Texas A&M University. In addition, Cathy is a candidate member of the Appraisal Institute for the MAI designation.  Cathy is also a current member of the International Right of Way Association (IRWA) and an approved appraiser with TxDOT.​

Executive Team

DBE / WBE / HUB Certified 

Patti has 33 years in the appraisal and real estate consulting industry including banking and private investment appraisals, with the last 17 years specializing in public sector acquisition projects.  Patti has appraisal and consulting experience in commercial, residential and vacant land, as well as project management and compliance experience, and coordinating expert reports and the appraisal process for various clients.  She has worked extensively with their legal representatives for eminent domain purposes as needed, and has provided expert witness testimony.  Patti is a licensed Texas broker, a Texas licensed General Appraiser, and holds the SR/WA certification with the International Right of Way Association.  She also has a BBA in Marketing from Texas A&M University with additional real estate and finance courses, and is a candidate member with the Appraisal Institute for the MAI designation.  She is currently a member of the Society of Texas A&M Professionals, One Year Director of the Austin Chapter 74 IRWA, and served as past board member of the Austin Chapter of the Appraisal Institute, and an approved appraiser with TxDOT.