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Our team is comprised of professionals from across Saskatchewan with experience in agriculture, construction, property management, income properties, accounting and most importantly real estate valuation. Our Appraisers are licensed by the Appraisal Institute of Canada and hold the AACI, P.App and CRA, P.App designations.
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Our experienced appraisal team is comprised of University trained, licensed members of the Appraisal Institute of Canada (AIC).
AACI, P.App (Accredited Appraiser Canadian Institute, Professional Appraiser)
Our three AACI, P.App designated appraisers complete appraisal and consulting work on all forms of real estate including residential, commercial, agricultural. The AACI designation requires an undergraduate degree, 15 real estate courses through the University of British Columbia, completion of a guided commercial or agricultural case study, two years in the Applied Experience Program and completion of both a written examination and oral interview. Individuals must also complete AIC’s mandatory Professional Practice Seminar and the introductory We Value Canada workshop. AACI, P.App – Steps to Designation
CRA, P.App (Canadian Residential Appraiser)
Our two CRA, P.App designated appraisers complete appraisal and consulting work on residential real estate including single family, condominiums, acreages and multi-family properties up to 4 units. The CRA, P.App designation requires an undergraduate degree, up to seven courses from AIC’s Program of Professional Studies, completion of a residential guided case study, one year in the Applied Experience Program, and completion of both a written examination and oral interview. Individuals must also complete AIC’s mandatory Professional Practice Seminar and the introductory We Value Canada workshop. CRA, P.App – Steps to Designation
With offices in the Battlefords, Kindersley, Meadow Lake, Prince Albert, Saskatoon and Warman, our professional staff of 8 includes 5 appraisers, full time research manager, office manager and office administrator. Click on the photos below for office contact information, and click the links for professional resumes (Curriculum Vitae-CV).
David Fortier is originally from the Edam area, raised on a beef, bison and grain farm. David draws upon his construction background, his agricultural background, his ownership and management of apartment and commercial rental properties, and a background in statistics and real estate through his University training. David has diplomas in Appraisal and Assessment and Advanced Business Administration (both with Honors) from Lakeland College, a Certificate in Real Property Assessment from the University of British Columbia, and a Bachelor of Commerce Degree (with Distinction) from Athabasca University. David has been an Appraisal Institute of Canada member since 2009. David is experienced in the appraisal of agricultural, commercial, and residential properties across Saskatchewan. David Fortier-CV
Alex Scheidt grew up in the Luseland-Kindersley, SK area where her family operated a grain farm. Alex draws on a background in agriculture and a strong understanding of business, economics and real estate through her University training. Alex has a diploma in Appraisal and Assessment from Lakeland College, Certificate in Real Property Assessment from the University of British Columbia, and a Bachelor of Commerce Degree from Athabasca University. Alex has been an Appraisal Institute of Canada member since 2012. Alex is experienced in the valuation of residential, recreational, agricultural and acreage type properties across western Saskatchewan. Alex Scheidt-CV
Kristene Hendricks (nee Johnson) has lived in the City of Saskatoon for more than 20 years. Kristene has over 20 years of appraisal experience in the Saskatoon, Battlefords, Prince Albert markets as well as numerous communities throughout Saskatchewan. Kristene has been Qualified in the Court of Queens Bench as an expert witness in the valuation of residential real estate, and was a former partner in the appraisal firm Brunsdon Lawrek and Associates (Formerly Brunsdon Junor Johnson Appraisals Ltd.). Kristene has been an Appraisal Institute of Canada member since 1995. Kristene is an approved appraiser for numerous banks, credit unions, mortgage brokers, relocation companies and is experienced in the valuation of acreages, condos, multi-family, strata single family, townhouse type properties. Kristene Hendricks-CV
Richard Murray works out of our North Battleford head office. Richard grew up on a farm outside of Denholm, SK. He attended the University of Saskatchewan and was awarded a School of Agriculture Diploma in 1990. He actively grain farmed and raised cattle until joining the appraisal field in the 1990s. Richard has been instrumental in the development and maintenance of our residential, commercial and agricultural databases. Richard Murrary-CV
Job Posting: Designated Real Estate Appraiser
Seeking designated real estate appraisers. Fortier Mattila Appraisals Inc. (headquartered in Battleford, SK) is looking at adding to our appraisal team. We currently have offices in the Battlefords, Kindersley, Meadow Lake, Prince Albert, Saskatoon and Warman, SK and are looking for the right individual to join our team and expand our appraisal division. Work from home with administrative support and with a group of experienced appraisers. We are open to discussing expanding into new markets with the right individuals. We are open to AACI, P.App, CRA, P.App members of the Appraisal Institute of Canada. Competitive compensation available, flexible work environment. Familiarity with rural real estate markets is a bonus as is a background in agriculture. Applicants can submit resumes complete with cover letter and references to: firstname.lastname@example.org