Mackie Valuations Inc.
Christopher (Chris) Mackie began his real estate appraisal career in 1999, with Anderson Preece & Associates. Chris obtained the Appraisal Institute of Canada’s Canadian Residential Appraiser (CRA) designation in 2005, and has continuously been a member in good standing. Chris is a Licensed Appraiser through the Real Estate Council of Alberta (RECA). In early 2007, Waters Mackie Valuations Inc. (WMV) was formed with Ken Waters, AACI, acquiring Anderson Preece Appraisals (APA) offices in Rocky Mountain House, Sylvan Lake, and Lacombe, Alberta. WMV continued to expand its' services and opened an office in Red Deer in 2008. Since the beginning of his career, Mr. Mackie has specialized in Residential Real Estate Appraisals. Operating from Sylvan Lake allows effective service of all Central Alberta’s cities, towns and counties. Chris has completed thousands of residential, agricultural, acreage and recreational property appraisals and specializes in lakefront properties. He began managing Anderson Preece’s Sylvan Lake branch office in December 2000, and continues to complete appraisal assignments from this office. In 2017, Chris took over as President and sole owner of the appraisal firm and re-branded the company to its current name. Reasons for Real Estate Appraisals Include: Obtaining Mortgage Financing Assignments for Vendors and Purchasers Asset Valuation Discussions Matrimonial Disputes Estates Partnership Dissolution Foreclosures Litigation Historical Valuations Taxation Our clientele is diverse, ranging from property owners to perspective purchasers / investors, from realtors to mortgage brokers and mortgage lenders, government organizations to accountants and lawyers, and appraisal management companies. Our reliability is based on our local knowledge, availability once reports are completed, and quick turn around time year-round.