AXIA Real Estate Appraisers was founded in 1988. Originally named Kleinman-Briefer & Associates, the firm changed its name in 1996 to KB Appraisers. Jim Bradley took over full ownership of the company at this time. In 2007, the firm’s name was changed to AXIA Real Estate Appraisers. According to Inside Tucson Business, AXIA has been the largest full service real estate appraisal and consulting firm in Southern Arizona for over ten years.