HomeServices and ExpertiseResidential ServicesProject PhotosLinksContact UsStaffClint W. Bumguardner
Bruce Bailey

Bruce Bailey
Bruce Bailey

Bruce began working as an Associate with WT Appraisal in 2002.  He is a State Certified General Real Estate Appraiser in Texas, New Mexico, and Kansas. 



  • Texas Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, Certification No. TX-1336511-G
  • New Mexico Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, Certification No. NM-02904-G 
  • Kansas Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, Certification No. KS-G-2635 
  • Registered Professional Appraiser (RPA - Board of Tax Professional Examiners) 1989-2008
  • Registered Texas Assessor/Collector (RPA - Board of Tax Professional Examiners) 1996-2003   


  • Bachelor of Science, Agricultural Business, Abilene Christian University, Abilene, Texas, 1985
  • Completed Course Work and Continuing Education:
    • Appraisal Principle, Appraisal Institute
    • Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice
    • Cost Approach to Value
    • Market Approach to Value
    • Income Approach to Value
    • Mass Appraisal Concepts
    • Appraisal of Oil and Gas Properties
    • Appraisal of Agricultural Land
    • Property Tax Law
    • Wildlife Use Seminar
    • Forecasting Revenue
    • Mortgage Fraud


  • Associate, WT Appraisal, Inc., 2002-present
  • Contract Appraiser, West Texas Valuations, 2000-present
  • Chief Appraiser, Shackelford County Appraisal District, 1991-2002
  • Staff Appraiser, RPA,  - Taylor County Appraisal District, 1990-1991
  • Associate, H.P. Hawkins & Associates, Abilene, Texas, 1989-1990
  • Staff Appraiser, RPA, - Taylor County Appraisal District, 1985-1989 

Scope of Assignments

  • Apartment complexes
  • Oil and Gas properties
  • Farms and Ranches (10 to 20,000 Acres)
  • Office and Industrial properties 
  • Hotels and Motels
  • Special purpose properties including mini-warehouses, bulk oil and retail fueling locations
  • Property Inspections
  • Ad Valorem ax assessments of real estate and personal property
  • Utility Properties, Easements, and Acquisitions
  • Agricultural Valuations
  • Commerical Dairies
  • Commercial Feedyards
  • Retail Centers