Phoenix, AZ

Nikolas Rieser, MAI

Senior Vice President | Valuation Advisory Services
T 602.513.5194 nik.rieser@kidder.com
2525 E Camelback Rd
Suite 210
Phoenix, AZ 85016
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Nikolas Rieser is a senior vice president with Kidder Mathews Valuation Advisory Services in the Phoenix office. He has been active in real estate appraisal and consulting for over 14 years, spanning a variety of assignments and property types across multiple states.

Mr. Rieser began his appraisal career in 2008 with MJN Enterprises in Tucson, Arizona. During his 14-year career, Nikolas has held positions at BDO as a senior associate, at Valbridge Property Advisors as a senior appraiser, and at Apprise by Walker & Dunlop as a senior director. In 2023, he joined the Kidder Mathews Valuation Advisory Services team.

Nikolas Rieser’s appraisal experience includes various assignments, including appraisals, market studies, feasibility analysis, reviews, purchase price allocations, financial reporting, and a variety of consulting assignments. He has worked on numerous property types, including multifamily, industrial/flex, retail, office/medical office, self-storage, mobile home parks, hotels, land, and various special-use properties. He has specialized in multifamily, including build-for-rent, garden-style, mid-rise, high-rise, affordable/LIHTC, student housing, and senior housing projects.


BACHELOR OF SCIENCE in Business Management and Criminal Justice – University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

Memberships, Licenses & Professional Affiliations

DESIGNATED MEMBER of the Appraisal Institute (MAI)
LICENSE Arizona Certified General Real Estate Appraiser (#32097)
LICENSE Arizona Real Estate Sales (#SA653208000)

Select Project Experience

  • Appraisal of over a dozen proposed BFR projects throughout the Phoenix MSA
  • Rent study for multiple courthouses throughout Arizona
  • Market study for a proposed multi-tenant industrial property in Mesa, AZ
  • Market study for a proposed BFR project in Marana, AZ
  • Appraisal of a subdivision in Flagstaff, AZ
  • Appraisal of a shopping center in Peoria, AZ
  • Appraisal of a multi-tenant Class A office building in Scottsdale, AZ
  • Appraisal of a proposed solar airport parking lot in Palm Springs, CA
  • Appraisal and market study for a proposed self-storage facility in San Bernardino, CA

Select Client List

  • Civic Financial
  • EastWest Bank
  • Homestreet Bank
  • LRES
  • Mountainseed
  • Trez Capital
  • UMB Bank
  • Walker & Dunlop