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:


Case Studies In Complex Valuations (7hrs)

November 2, 2017, Uptown Marriott, Albuquerque, NM

Contract or Effective Rent: Finding the Real Rent (4hrs)

Property Rights/Big Box

November 3, 2017, Uptown Marriott, Albuquerque, NM

These courses will be offered in conjunction with the RG Chapter hosting the Region VIII meeting

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You are strongly encouraged to participate in the August 8 Chapter meeting via conference call at 1:00pm MT. This meeting is your chance to discuss proposed changes in the AI Governance Structure Project Team Recommendation to the Board of Directors. To join the call:
· Dial 1-866-576-7975
· When prompted, enter access code 178446#

Next Chapter Meeting event to be held at 12:00 Friday November 3 2017 at The Uptown Marriott in Albuquerque, NM

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