Lester Caplan is the Principle and sole owner of American Valuation Company. Les Caplan has been a Real Estate appraiser since 1982. He has a wide range of experience which includes residential & commercial Real Estate appraisal, review appraisal for several major lenders, litigation & expert witness services and tax appeal experience. Mr. Caplan founded American Valuation Company in 1989 and has been faithfully serving the Southern California Real Estate Community. Les Caplan has been approved by over 270 direct funding lenders from all over the USA. His appraisal work has been accepted by the most rigorous and demanding lenders in the country. Mr. Caplan has a reputation for producing the highest quality appraisals with the highest quality control ratings from several fee panel management companies. Lester Caplan specializes in complex, high value properties and often does proposed construction appraisals on residential and commercial Real Estate projects. In conclusion when you order appraisal services from Lester Caplan you can always count on receiving the highest quality professional product with the utmost attention to service and quality.