WASHINGTON D.C. – Heartland Consulting is pleased to announce it has been awarded its 20th contract in support of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), now providing Single Family Housing Nationwide Appraisal Services (SHNAS) to the USDA, Rural Development (RD), Procurement Management Office (PMO). Heartland will make use of our newly developed proprietary streamlined electronic appraisal tools to assist appraisers in delivering unbiased written appraisal reports with the primary purpose of assisting the USDA in making finance decisions regarding single-family properties for the Section 502 Direct Loan Program across the nation. 

Heartland is proud to assist with providing affordable housing to America’s rural residents. They understand firsthand these citizens are the heartbeat of America and play an essential role in America thriving as a nation. Heartland has a longstanding commitment to the mission of the USDA and RD. Heartland’s CEO, John English is in fact from rural areas of Oklahoma and his father, former U.S. Congressman Glenn English served as Chair of the Rural Development subcommittee under the U.S. House Agriculture Committee while serving his 20-year tenure in congress.  Glenn English then went on to become CEO of National Rural Electric Association (NRECA) where he devoted 19 years to bringing affordable and reliable electricity to rural America. Serving rural America is one that is personal to CEO, John English and he is grateful to be trusted as a partner in the USDA mission.

“I am proud of the partnership that continues to expand through serving the USDA. The Heartland Team understands rural housing and has a staff to support it with our licensed appraisers with the effectiveness and expertise that is aligned with the goals and objectives of the USDA’s Rural Development,” stated John English, Heartland’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO). 

Heartland Consulting (Heartland) is a Native American, Service-Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB), VOSB professional services company headquartered in McLean, Virginia. Heartland provides management and technology consulting services focused on program and project management, requirements gathering, system architecture, business process improvement, continuity of operations, and technology integration to the U.S. Federal government, state and local governments, and commercial firms.