MAI Designation  

The principals of Dakota Appraisal & Consulting have been awarded the Appraisal Institute‚Äôs prestigious MAI membership designation. This 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 decisions. Appraisers holding the MAI designation have met rigorous requirements relating to education, testing, experience, and demonstration of knowledge, understanding and ability.

The Appraisal Institute is a global professional association of real estate appraisers, with over 17,000 professionals in almost 50 countries throughout the world. Its mission is to advance professionalism and ethics, global standards, methodologies, and practices through the professional development of property economics worldwide. 

Appraisal Institute professionals also adhere to a strictly enforced Code of Professional Ethics and Standards of Professional Practice.