95 Center Street
Shelton, CT 06484
(203) 924-9700
(203) 924-9710 Fax
1200 Summer Street, Suite 103
Stamford, CT 06905
(203) 353-9222
(203) 323-3329 Fax
Castiglia Associates

Senior Residential Appraiser is the highest residential appraisal designation acknowledged in the country.  This designated membership has long been recognized by courts of law, governmental agencies, financial institutions and investors as marks of excellence in the field of real estate valuation and analysis.

All Appraisal Institute professionals adhere to a strictly enforced Code of Professional Ethics and Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice.

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David J. Simonetti, the President of Castiglia Associates, has over 25 years of real estate appraisal experience.  He graduated with a BS from Sacred Heart University in Finance.  Being a licensed and certified general appraiser in the State of Connecticut, David is also a member of the Appraisal Institute and holds the SRA designation.  He is on the approved appraiser list of the Connecticut Department of Transportation and is State of Connecticut certified to perform revaluation appraisal of residential, land and commercial real estate.

FHA Approved
A preferred Signatory Appraiser for the Center for Responsible Appraisals & Valuations.


A letter from the President

I would like to take this opportunity to introduce CASTIGLIA ASSOCIATES, INC. and how we can be of service to you and your clients.

The real estate appraisal firm of CASTIGLIA ASSOCIATES, INC. has been serving its residential and commercial clients in Fairfield County and New Haven County since 1986.  We specialize in multi-family dwellings, luxury homes and waterfront properties. 

Our firm can address many areas of real estate valuations; including: pre-purchase and purchase appraisals, refinancing, litigation support, foreclosures, probate, bankruptcy, property assessment appeals, estate planning, dissolution of marriage, financial planning, financial reporting and property valuations for trusts. Our firm has also been called upon to provide expert testimony in the State of Connecticut courts for numerous attorneys and law firms throughout the country.

David J. Simonetti, the President of CASTIGLIA ASSOCIATES, INC., holds the SRA designation from the Appraisal Institute in Chicago, Illinois.  He is also a Preferred Signatory Appraiser for the Center for Responsible Appraisals & Valuations.

Let the knowledgeable and experienced staff at CASTIGLIA ASSOCIATES, INC. assist you and your clients with their current and future real estate valuation needs.



David J. Simonetti, SRA
SRA Member of the Appraisal Institute