The People Behind The Name
We are a wholly owned subsidiary of Peoples Bank in Newton, NC. For over 100 years, Peoples Bank has been a bedrock of stability and profitability in the North Carolina communities the bank serves. Because we’re owned by bankers, the necessity for absolute, state-of-the-art compliance is in our DNA.
Our headquarters are manned by highly experienced appraisers who are dedicated to assisting you in a personal and timely manner.
|David E. Reitzel, President
Mr. Reitzel formed Community Bank Real Estate Solutions in 2009 in response to the increasingly complex regulatory environment surrounding appraisals of residential and commercial properties. Mr. Reitzel continues to serve as the President of Real Estate Advisory Services, a subsidiary of Peoples Bank, Newton, NC. Mr. Reitzel has thirty years of residential and commercial appraisals experience. He is currently serving a three-year term on the North Carolina Appraisal Board as the financial industry/appraisal management representative appointed by the Governor. He is also the Legislative Liaison to the North Carolina Association of Realtors and the immediate past chair of the North Carolina Board of Realtors, Appraisal Section.Mr. Reitzel earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of North Carolina-Charlotte and has the General Accredited Appraiser designation from the National Association of Realtors. He holds a state certified general appraiser license in North Carolina, is a member of the Catawba Valley Board of Realtors, and the Charlotte Regional Realtor Association.
|John Noonan, VP/Compliance Manager
John Noonan’s professional career spans 29 years and has centered around Real Estate. John’s career opportunities have provided him with the ability to see three distinct sides of the mortgage transaction process. The first side being as a field appraiser completing appraisals for standard mortgage transactions, as well as relocation transactions. As a field appraiser, John owned and operated his own appraisal company and has serviced the Charlotte metro area for the past 10 years. A second side of the mortgage transaction was working for PHH mortgage in NJ overseeing the appraisal and credit operations nationwide. The third side being the overseeing of the appraisal operations and review departments for various AMC companies throughout the country. John has served on the Industry Advisory Council, currently serves as the VP of The North Carolina Professional Appraisers Coalition and served in 2005 as an NC CE Instructor. He is currently a certified appraiser in North Carolina and South Carolina and is a member of the NC Realtor Association. John and his wife Wendy have two daughters Kelsey and Mackenzie.
|Sue Hardman, Data Processing Manager
Sue joined Community Bank Real Estate Solutions in 2011. She is responsible for all accounts payable and accounts receivable components of the company. She retired from teaching after 31 years. She taught middle school students Family and Consumer Sciences in Ohio and North Carolina. She received a Masters of Education degree from the University of Toledo and a Bachelor of Science in Education degree from Bowling Green State University. She and her husband, Tom, married in 1980 and are both avid golfers.
|Barbara Caraballo, Appraisal Management Assistant
Barbara facilitates the appraisal work flow by maintaining and expanding the communication between lenders and appraisers to ensure prompt turn-around times. She previously worked as a bi-lingual Service Center Specialist for Peoples Bank, Newton, NC where she developed good customer relationship skills. She attends Catawba Valley Community College (CVCC) and is especially good at keeping multiple processes running on schedule.
|Lisa Cooper, Quality Assurance
Prior to working for CBRES, Lisa worked for an appraisal firm in Hickory. She provided support to the appraiser staff, received appraisal requests, gathered information (contracts, building plans, and tax records), set up files, and expedited shipping of completed appraisals. She assisted in setting up appraisers with new vendors and provided assistance with software issues that appraisers may have had. She was responsible for maintaining office efficiency, productivity and order workflow.Lisa recently graduated Gaston College with Associate degrees in Medical Office and Legal Office Administration.Lisa is married to Scott and has two children.
In her spare time, she enjoys baking, watching sporting events, and spending time with her family.
|Denise Bryson, Vendor Management/Client Relations
Denise H. Bryson comes to CBRES with over 15 years in appraisal management experience. Denise excels in customer service and the logistics of appraisal management. Denise lives in Belmont North Carolina and has been married for 30 years. She has two children. Denise enjoys working in her yard, reading books, spending time with friends, family and her dog.
|Sharon Piner, Appraisal Coordinator
Sharon joined the team December, 2017 as our Appraisal Coordinator. Sharon’s previous work experiences include 20 years as a Mortgage Loan Officer. Prior to joining us, she worked as a mortgage loan processor and Universal Banker. Her experience & knowledge in the mortgage industry helps the appraisal side come full circle in understanding the cycle from beginning to end for our clients. Sharon is married and has 1 son. In her spare time she volunteers for the USO.
|Ann Henderson, Quality Assurance Coordinator
Ann appraised residential properties for 13 years, and has now changed hats to review appraisals. Ann has accomplished obtaining her SRA designation. The SRA professional membership designation is held by real estate solutions providers who are experienced in the analysis and valuation of residential real property. A graduate of UNC-Chapel Hill, living in Morganton, she enjoys cooking, reading, watching baseball, and walking on the Catawba River Greenway.
|Tammy Ostrander, Appraisal/Title Coordinator
Tammy comes to CBRES with over 15 years in the appraisal and title management industry from the Charlotte metro area. She has worked as a coordinator facilitating the work flow between the appraiser and client or abstractor and client. She has also worked as a Manager of Appraisal Operations for 3 years. She excels in customer service and timely follow up. She graduated from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte (UNCC) with a Bachelor of Science in Sociology. Tammy is married to Keith and has two sons Tyler and Noah. She enjoys painting, crafts, vacationing at the beach and spending time with her family and friends.
|Jordan Beach, Appraisal Coordinator
Previously having a background in the medical field, Jordan has transitioned into a new field of work with Community Bank Real Estate Solutions. She joined our company back in 2017 as an Appraisal Coordinator. She provides a positive working relationship with lending staff and appraisers keeping them informed with status updates. She resides in Hickory, North Carolina with her husband Jordan and two labradoodles Molly and Brody.