Welcome To Gossman Consulting

We are a Kansas City-Based Residential Real Estate Appraisal and Consulting firm.

A little about us...

Gossman Consulting LLC is a Kansas City-based residential appraisal firm founded by Donald J. Gossman, owner/president/appraiser. Since 1979 we have completed more than 65,000 appraisals and reviews.

Donald J. Gossman SRA


About the founder...

Donald J. Gossman SRA has owned and run independent fee appraisal businesses in the Kansas City Metropolitan Area for many years. He is a qualified and experienced appraiser capable of providing both appraisals, review appraisals and expert witness testimony in court cases.

Donald has served on the Kansas state appraisal board review panel, taught classes and seminars regarding appraisal practices and speaks before organizations such as the Board of Realtors, Government Agencies and at national conferences.


When you choose Gossman Consulting you are in good hands.

Gossman Consulting, LLC April 2013 to present.

Chief Appraiser, Pendo Management Group, LLC

April 2013 to August 2018

Owner/Gossman & Associates, Inc.

Appraisal Fraud Consultants

January 2009 – 2013

IRR-Residential Metro Real Estate Services

Managing Director

April 2007 – April 2012

Contract Appraiser/Reviewer

Kansas Real Estate Appraisal Board

May 2004 – Present

Gossman and Associates, Inc

May 1979-April 2007

Certified Residential Appraiser in:

Missouri RA001031

Kansas R-324

Virginia 4001017128

Nevada A.0207370-CR

New Mexico 03463-R

Montana REA-RAR-Lic-7793

Texas 1360503

Approved Instructor for Kansas Real Estate Appraisal Board, Missouri Real Estate Appraisal Board and Appraisal Institute 2018. The 3-hour seminar covers MY CLIENT THE FBI/ What the Fed knew before and after the crash.

Approved Instructor for the Kansas Real Estate Board and Missouri Real Estate Commission in 2009.

Services we offer...

Reputation for excellence, and follow through you can trust.

Property Appraisals

We provide single up to four family property appraisals and reviews for residential customers.

Multiple Properties

We offer appraisals for larger scope assignments involving multiple residential properties.

Court Testimony

We stand by our professional opinion and will articulate our findings through court testimony.

We also offer Forensic Appraisal Reviews...

Gossman Consulting LLC provides Forensic Appraisal Reviews and appraisals in cases where appraisal fraud is suspected or alleged. Our forensic appraisal reviews and appraisals help determine whether an appraisal has been prepared competently and in compliance with applicable regulations and standards – i.e. the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP), Article XI of the Financial Institutions Reform and Recovery Act of 1998 (FIRREA), Federal National Mortgage Association (FNMA), Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (Freddie Mac), etc.

Get your copy of Gossman's hard hitting book.

In 2006 the American and world economies teetered on the edge of collapse as investors traded near-worthless mortgage securities created by fraudulent lending practices. In the midst of this mayhem, a Kansas City real estate appraiser said enough was enough.