Analyst Profile

Francis Kafor, MSc, JD
Principal Analyst

Executive Summary

As Principal Analyst at CompMetrics LLC, Francis Kafor is uniquely qualified to represent his clients in all aspects of property tax consulting and appeals. Francis is a seasoned property tax professional with more than 15 years experience in mass appraisal, property tax consulting, advisory, and valuation services. His extensive experience spans multi-state property tax representations, appeals, and value negotiations in different property types and industries, servicing clients on a national scale.

Francis was employed for over ten years as a Staff Appraiser with Dallas Central Appraisal District. He was also employed as a Senior Property Tax Associate within the SALT division of Grant Thornton, LLP, and as Valuation Analyst at Fannie Mae.

Francis has completed numerous property tax appraisal and assessment courses offered by various organizations including the Institute of Professionals in Taxation (IPT) and the International Association of Assessing Officers (IAAO). He has also completed 379 hours of Appraisal education, including courses offered by the Appraisal Institute.

Property Tax Specialty Areas

Commercial
Industrial
Complex / High-end Residential
Machinery & Equipment
Business Personal Property Rendition / Property Tax Compliance

Professional Qualifications and Memberships

Texas Property Tax Consultant License
Texas Real Estate License
Texas Registered Professional Appraiser License (Inactive)
National Association of Realtors
North Texas Commercial Association of Realtors & Real Estate Professionals
International Property Tax Institute

Publications/Scholarships and Awards

Author, Addressing Equity in Texas Property Tax Appeal System, Dallas Central Appraisal District Publication, 2010.

Dallas Central Appraisal District Educational Scholarships
North Texas Chapter of the Appraisal Institute Scholarships
Achievement Service Awards at Dallas Central Appraisal District

Education

J.D. – Ave Maria School of Law, Naples Florida
MSc., Applied Economics – University of Texas at Dallas
BBA, Real Estate and Finance – University of Texas at Arlington

Francis Kafor, MSc, JD
Principal Analyst

Executive Summary

As Principal Analyst at CompMetrics LLC, Francis Kafor is uniquely qualified to represent his clients in all aspects of property tax consulting and appeals. Francis is a seasoned property tax professional with more than 15 years experience in mass appraisal, property tax consulting, advisory, and valuation services. His extensive experience spans multi-state property tax representations, appeals, and value negotiations in different property types and industries, servicing clients on a national scale.

Francis was employed for over ten years as a Staff Appraiser with Dallas Central Appraisal District. He was also employed as a Senior Property Tax Associate within the SALT division of Grant Thornton, LLP, and as Valuation Analyst at Fannie Mae.

Francis has completed numerous property tax appraisal and assessment courses offered by various organizations including the Institute of Professionals in Taxation (IPT) and the International Association of Assessing Officers (IAAO). He has also completed 379 hours of Appraisal education, including courses offered by the Appraisal Institute.

Property Tax Specialty Areas

Commercial
Industrial
Complex / High-end Residential
Machinery & Equipment
Business Personal Property Rendition / Property Tax Compliance

Professional Qualifications and Memberships

Texas Property Tax Consultant License
Texas Real Estate License
Texas Registered Professional Appraiser License (Inactive)
National Association of Realtors
North Texas Commercial Association of Realtors & Real Estate Professionals
International Property Tax Institute

Publications / Scholarships and Awards

Author, Addressing Equity in Texas Property Tax Appeal System, Dallas Central Appraisal District Publication, 2010.

Dallas Central Appraisal District Educational Scholarships
North Texas Chapter of the Appraisal Institute Scholarships
Achievement Service Awards at Dallas Central Appraisal District

Education

J.D. – Ave Maria School of Law, Naples Florida
MSc., Applied Economics – University of Texas at Dallas
BBA, Real Estate and Finance – University of Texas at Arlington

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