About Us

We are proud to announce the launch of our new state of the art appraisal services Web site . This new appraisal services site provides streamlined services for existing as well as potential new clients, while also providing our staff with technology integration that allows us to be more effective in our daily operations. Not only can clients place orders and track status, but they can also view and retrieve archived reports, all within a secure log-in environment.   We are a full service Real Estate Appraisal and Consulting firm specializing in valuation of residential properties. We are a recognized leader in residential property valuation in the area. Our firm combines a focus on customer service with the utilization of technology to provide clients with the highest quality and fastest delivery times in the market.

Upon The Rock Real Estate Services (UTR) was founded in 1999 based on a set of principals and ideals that include integrity, quality, and commitment to excellence.  Michael J. Geis, UTR's founder and president, has over 10 years of experience in the appraisal industry.  He has completed appraisal assignments on many types of properties including single family residences, 2-4 family residences, apartment complexes, small retail facilities and office facilities.  He has completed various types of assignments including narrative, summary and restricted reports.  Mike has also been involved in other aspects of the industry.  His resume, available upon request, includes stints as a loan originator and a field service representative for a lender.  Since, he understands your needs at most levels, UTR can provide you with personalized service from your perspective as well as an appraisal perspective.  Mike also has training as an attorney (currently his license is categorized as inactive with the Ohio Stat Bar Association) which gives UTR the advantage of understanding most of today's laws and regulations governing our industry.  At UTR, we pride ourselves in offering appraisal reports with the utmost quality and integrity as well as providing reports in a timely manner.  In addition, we are innovators, not only in technology, but by constantly examining the manner in which the appraisal report can best fits our client's needs.  We feel that all of these features are important in today's fast moving and ever changing real estate marketplace.