Dillon H. Fries & Associates

Real Estate Appraisers & Consultants

Specializing in Real Estate Appraisals for Relocations, Divorces, Estates, Tax Appeals, Mortgages, PMI removal and Listing or Purchasing Needs in the Metro Atlanta Area since 1974

Qualifications of Dillon H. Fries

Exclusively engaged in the appraisal of Real Estate since January, 1974.   Presently owner/president of Dillon H. Fries & Associates, Real Estate Appraisers and Consultants, an appraisal firm located in Roswell, Georgia being established in March, 1981.  Appraisals have been made for first and second mortgages, mortgage insurance, foreclosures, auctions, condemnations, right-of-ways, estate settlements, Buy-Sell-Hold decisions, divorces and relocations.  I have been qualified as an expert witness in various courts, including Federal Bankruptcy Court, and Fulton, Dekalb, Cobb, Gwinnett, Cherokee and Pickens Superior Courts.  Property types appraised consist of single family attached and detached residences, condominiums, multiple family residences, apartments, office buildings, retail buildings, warehouses, and various types of improved and unimproved commercial properties, subdivisions, acreage and building lots. 

Formal Education

Bachelor of Business Administration from Georgia State University in 1975 with a major in Real Estate and a minor in Finance.


Employee Relocation Council's, "Certified Relocation Professional", CRP since 1990

National Association of Review Appraisers & Mortgage Underwriters, "Certified Review Appraiser", CRA

Approved FHA (HUD Roster Listed) Appraiser

State Certification

Certified Residential Appraiser - #1693

Salesperson - #272586 (Realtor - Dorsey-Alston Company)

Association Memberships

Member - Employee Relocation Council (ERC), 1980 to Present

Member - Relocation Appraisers and Consultants (RAC), 1996 to Present

Board Member - Relocation Appraisers and Consultants (RAC), 2002-2004

Metro Atlanta Relocation Council, 1987-Present

Board Member - Metro Atlanta Relocation Council, 1992 & 2002-2005, Treasurer 2003

Associate Member - Society of Real Estate Appraisers/Appraisal

 Institute, 1976-1996

National Association of Review Appraisers, 1977-2003

American Right-of-Way Association, 1977-1979

Mortgage Bankers Association of Georgia, 1981-1982

Georgia Association of Realtors - 1983 thru 1984 & 2004 to Present

Atlanta Board of Realtors - 2004 to Present

National Association of Realtors - 2004 to Present

Senior Member - International Organization of Real Estate Appraisers, 1982-1984, Secretary/Treasurer, 1984

Related Professional & Community Activities

Co-Chair of the Atlanta Board of Realtors Governmental Affairs Committee - 2007

ERC's representative to The Appraisal Foundation Advisory Council - 2003

Member of the Mobility Magazine Editorial Advisory Committee, 2002-2003

Member of the ERC Fall Conference Planning Committee, 2001

Member of the Technology Committee for Cherokee Town and Country Club, 2000-2003

Delegate to the State GOP Conventions and Precinct Chair of the Sandy Springs 22nd District

Member - SREA Chapter #* Legislative Committee, 1991

Chairman - SREA Chapter #8 Research Committee, 1987-1989

President - Huntcliff Homeowners Association, 1989

Chairman - Architectural Control Committee, Huntcliff Homeowners Association, 1986-1988, 1995-1996

Member - Sandy Springs Chamber of Commerce Civic Roundtable

Board Member of Vinylex Corporation www.vinylex.com