Michael Hobbs, MAI, SRA, LEED GA, RAA is a serial entrepreneur, designated real estate appraiser, national speaker, author, columnist, real estate investor and long-time NAR member.
Michael is the President of PahRoo Appraisal & Consultancy, a multi-disciplinary real estate appraisal and consulting firm headquartered in Chicago serving the Midwest. For nearly three decades, Michael has been employing his energetic style to the industries of Real Estate, Energy Efficiency and Entrepreneurship/Private Equity. Coupling his strong financial background, with marketing and operations experience, his impassioned approach delivers results that consistently transform existing businesses into profitable enterprises that are customer responsive and data driven.
Michael earned his Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Notre Dame. He is a board member of The Entrepreneur Organization (EO) Chicago Chapter, REIA Chicago, Southside Builders Association and IACREA.