About Us

MBA Appraisal consists of three full-time appraisers, all California state certified or licensed. We are NOT an appraisal management company.

We at MBA Appraisal provide expert valuations for estates, divorce, bankruptcy, bail bonds, property tax reduction, PMI removal, pre-listing, pre purchase, and of course, for loans. We are FHA approved.

We believe that the way to stay competitive is to provide a higher quality product, and a greater level of service than you would receive from any other appraisal company.

Property types we appraise includes single family residences, condominiums, duplexes, triplexes and quadruplexes, proposed construction from blueprints, and estate homes including multi-million dollar properties.

Murray C. Berg

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Owner and chief appraiser of MBA Appraisal, California State Certified General Appraiser.

Murray has been appraising residential real estate throughout Southern California since 1987. Beginning as an appraiser trainee at Hawthorne Savings, his proficiency and skill grew to include appraisals of multi-million dollar homes in neighborhoods such as Palos Verdes, Malibu, Bel Air and Beverly Hills; as well as many proposed construction projects from blueprints.  In 1999, Mr. Berg founded MBA Appraisal in partnership with his wife Laura, a corporate customer service professional in her own rite. Together, they have grown a company that now includes five appraisers and a full-time office staff. Our client list includes major credit unions, banks, law firms and individual clients. Murray closely supervises all his appraisers, as well as performing several appraisals per week personally.

Robert McCloy

California State Certified Residential Appraiser

Robert began his appraisal career in 2005 at MBA Appraisal as an appraiser trainee. He earned his full appraisal license in 2007, and then, through extensive classroom study and work hours, upgraded to the Certified Residential level. His educational achievements include a bachelor of arts degree from Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas. Robert’s appraisal experience includes single family residences up to and including multi-million dollar estates, condominiums, and 2-4 unit properties. Robert also is a highly-experienced review appraiser.