John was awarded the MAI designation in 2000 and the AI-GRS designation in 2018 from the Appraisal Institute. The MAI designation is held by appraisers who are experienced in the valuation and evaluation of commercial, industrial, residential and other types of properties, and who advise clients on real estate investment designations. The AI-GRS membership designation is held by professionals who can provide reviews of appraisals or a wide range of property types, including commercial, industrial, agricultural, residential, vacant land and others.
MAI and AI-GRS designated members of the Appraisal Institute have met thorough requirements including continuing education, courses, testing, 4,500 hours of experience and demonstration of knowledge, understanding and ability. In addition, all members have outstanding character as measured by their peers.