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Welcome to the home page of Sprenkel Appraisals. We are a leading provider of residential real property valuations in Shasta County and northern Tehama County, California. With over 25 years in the real estate business, we have a proven track record of providing high-quality customer service to our lenders/clients.

Our service areas include the following communities:

  • Shasta County:  Redding, Anderson, Cottonwood, Shasta Lake City, Bella Vista, Palo Cedro, Millville and Shingletown
  • Tehama County:  Cottonwood and Lake California

We provide appraisal services for the following real estate needs:

  • Conventional, FHA and USDA Financing
  • Estate Planning
  • Divorce Settlement
  • Private Mortgage Insurance Removal


Our areas of expertise include custom home construction and riverfront properties.  We've appraised 75% of the homes in Redding involved in $1,000,000+ transactions over the past seven years.


We also enjoy estate and divorce valuation.  We receive referrals from many local realtors, attorneys and accountants and have expert witness experience.


Through this website, you can perform a number of tasks. Spend some time and find out a bit more about the appraisal business. The more you know, the better decision you can make.

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Mtg Loan Rate APR
30-yr Fixed 4.55% 4.7%
15-yr Fixed 4.01% 4.22%
1-yr Adj 2.76% 3.42%
* national averages

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