Appraisals on Reserve

Presenting Organization: NALMA


Appraisal 101 will provide a general introduction to real property appraisals and an overview of common challenges many First Nations and appraisers encounter when appraising on-reserve real property assets.  The discussion will include recommended best practices to follow when hiring an appraiser and establishing the Terms of Reference for any given assignment. 


  • Clifford Smirl, AACI, P. App, Partner, Kent-Macpherson, Kelowna, BC.

Speaker Bio

After completing his Undergraduate degree (History) and Masters of Business Administration, Mr. Smirl completed post graduate certificates in Real Property Valuation and agriculture studies. As a designated appraiser specializing in on-reserve real estate valuation and consulting assignments throughout the Canada, Mr. Smirl has an extensive background in completing complex appraisal assignments on and off reserve lands.