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Certifax, Inc. dba Certifax Appraisals

New way for investors to find distressed real estate. Appraisers ID true below-market deals, replacing inaccurate algorithms like RealtyTrac

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Internet / Web Services
  • Location Myrtle Beach, SC, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded April 1996
  • Employees 3
  • Website

Company Summary

15 million annual visitors own 66% of local real estate. I've developed an online service for investors to find genuine below-market deals, saving them days of searching, sleepless nights & tons of $$$. Unlike RealtyTrac & other co's that use algorithms & sell nothing more than foreclosure pubic records, we actually research & give synopsis of true under market options, removing the guess work & pain of looking. This can be replicated across U.S.


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    Kay Alice Van Hoesen
    Founder, Owner & Senior Appraiser

    Founder of one of the most respected appraisal firms in Myrtle Beach, SC with local appraisal experience since 1986. After more than 35,000 appraisals for over 3400 clients, Certifax enjoys a reputation for accuracy and integrity. Pre-recession, our firm employed 12 people, coincidentally, all women. My expertise is solving value puzzles; writing reports that people can really understand; and managing and motivating a family-oriented staff.


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    Scott B. Umstead, Esq.
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    Jeanne Morrisette, CPA