Meet The Berding Appraisals Team

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser

State License #382071

Pat Berding

Pat Berding is the president and owner of Berding Appraisals, Inc. He founded the company in 1965 and has extensive experience in appraising commercial, industrial, residential, FHA & relocation properties. He is also an expert witness for the courts. Pat has received numerous appraisal awards over the years and chaired the appraisal committee for the local real estate board. He was a loan officer, underwriter and office manager for 12 years with a local savings and loan company, and he is a former President of the Society of Real Estate Appraisers.


Pat graduated from St. Xavier High School and has a bachelor’s degree in Economics from Xavier University. He was married in 1962, has 7 children, 11 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild. His main hobby is collecting movies and he loves to travel anywhere. Pat can be reached at:

Licensed Residential Real Estate Appraiser

State License #448018

Mike Berding

Mike Berding is a licensed appraiser with Berding Appraisals, Inc. He has been with the company since 1985, and has extensive knowledge appraising residential properties.


He studied at Antonelli Art Institute, and attended the Bill McGrane and Dale Carnegie courses. In his free time he loves to dance, watch movies and is very active with his church. He spends most of his free time teaching at a local westside dance studio, and is active with local independent movies and is busy filming his own movie. Mike can be reached at:

Mary Jo Berding

Mary Jo Berding started the business with Pat in 1965. She took some time away to raise 7 kids, but was never very far. She now assists in the completion of most commercial appraisals, and handles the bookkeeping. In her spare time, she babysits the grandkids and especially loves to play cards. Mary Jo can be reached at: