Welcome to the Appraisal section. Here's a short description of what we do for more information see our appraisal manual.

Determine the amount to be offered as compensation on each tract to be acquired;

Inspect the site accompanied by the owner or the owner's designated representative; and

Prepare appraisals on property no longer needed for highway purposes

If you are interested in becoming a contracted appraisal agent for the Bureau of Right of Way, please fill out an application form and send it to the address below.

For further information please contact:

Kathrine Shade
Chief Appraiser
Office: 785-276-9371
Toll Free: 1-877-461-6817

Kansas Department of Transportation
Bureau of Right of Way
Eisenhower State Office Building - 14th Floor
700 SW Harrison St
Topeka, KS 66603-3745
Toll Free: 1-877-461-6817
Hearing Impaired: 711