The leadership at Echols Appraisal Group draws upon well over 100 years of combined experience in Commercial and Residential appraisal and valuation.

Tommy Echols – Founder

Tommy Echols’s role in EAG is business development and client relations. He focuses on the needs of the clients to ensure that the products delivered exceed their expectations. Tommy has a long history of managing and owning real estate with over 22 years of experience. He founded Echols Appraisal Group in 2006. He previously owned and managed appraisal firms within the State of Texas since 1995.


Billy Morgan – President and COO

Billy is the President and Chief Operations Officer at Echols Appraisal Group headquartered in Dallas, Texas. His role at EAG is the management of daily operations including working with clients through the appraisal bid process, receiving and processing new orders, client relations, and business development. His role also includes the valuation of single family, multi-family condominium, luxury homes, REO properties and vacant land.


Michael Horton, MAI – Executive Vice President - Chief Appraiser

Michael has over 23 years business experience in real estate appraisal/valuation. Over his career he has developed a very strong expertise in property analysis/evaluation with solid knowledge in Real Estate regulatory interpretation and value analysis and expert witness testimony.

Commercial properties: include Multifamily, office, churches, resorts/hotels, retail, marinas, golf courses, theme parks, agricultural, restaurant facilities, vacant land, and single family subdivisions. He has appraised properties in Texas, Florida, and Bahamas and in the Virgin Islands. Mr. Horton has done and completed Eminent Domain appraisal work and has been employed as an Expert Witness. He is an expert in Real Estate regulatory interpretation and financial analysis.

Michael Horton is a US Veteran.


Everett Nichols, MAI Candidate – Chief Review Appraiser

Everett has over 25 years of commercial appraisal experience with a vast history in some of the most complex and sophisticated assignments. He has both National and International experience and a breadth of experience in challenging and unique properties across the globe.

Commercial properties include: Office, multifamily, retail, hotel, destination resorts, time shares, US embassies and marine property.

Everett also has significant experience in providing expert witness testimony.

Graduate degree Master of Science Taxation – 1998.


Roger Burke – Appraiser – VP Business Development

Roger has over 22 years of experience in real estate appraisal, investment, development, financing, and brokerage. Through his extensive real estate background he provides a unique understanding of appraisal analytics, capital markets and financing structures

Roger began his career as a Partner in a commercial appraisal company in Los Angeles, California. During this time, Roger led the commercial appraisal division focused on commercial appraisal and review of properties which included office, retail, multi-family, master planned industrial business parks; and master planned communities offering a combination of single family, multi-family, commercial, and industrial uses.

In 1997 Roger moved to Dallas, Texas and continued appraising residential subdivisions, office buildings, hotels and retail properties. He also led a team that appraised the Carter Crowley Texas portfolio valued at over $345MM.


who we are

EAG’s use of a highly qualified and trained appraisal staff, seasoned review appraisers, cutting edge technology and strategic market knowledge, allow us to provide the highest quality real estate valuation products in the industry.

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Client Focus

Echols Appraisal Group focuses in two states in the country – Texas and Florida. This is to ensure to our client that only the highest valuation expertise and service will be provided. This also encourages a personal relationship with our client and gives them comfort in our overall knowledge of the known market area.

Contact Us

Echols Appraisal Group
3838 Oak Lawn Ave., Ste 1220
Dallas, TX 75219, USA

Phone: (214) 206-3118