The Rio Grande Chapter of the Appraisal Institute Welcomes You!

Welcome to the Rio Grande Chapter of the Appraisal Institute. The Rio Grande Chapter encompasses all of New Mexico and part of West Texas with approximately 118 real estate appraisal professionals including 84 members who hold either the MAI or SRA designations, 12 Candidates for Designation and 23 Practicing Affiliates.

The Appraisal Institute designated members have met rigorous requirements relating to education, testing, experience and demonstration of knowledge exceeding the minimum standards required of appraisers who are merely state licensed or certified.

Upcoming Course Notice:

“Residential Applications Part 2: Using Excel to Analyze and Support Appraisal Assignment Results”

Albuquerque, NM: March 31, 2017

Instructor: Dean Zantow, SRA

Uniform Standards for Federal Land Acquisitions: Practical Applications

July 27-28, 2017, Albuquerque, NM

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Next Chapter Meeting event to be held at 12:00 Friday March 31, 2017 at The Canyon Club (4-Hills) in Albuquerque, NM


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