What is an MAI?

The MAI designation represents a collective understanding of commercial real estate valuation necessary for various forms of real property analysis. MAI is a professional membership designation awarded by the Appraisal Institute® to appraisers who meet a specific set of criteria. As a client, you can trust that an MAI has extensive experience in the valuation and evaluation of numerous areas of appraisal (including commercial, industrial, and residential appraisal).