Gerry Lachance - Partner

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Office: 855-371-5833 ext 204
Mobile: 204-250-3084

Academic Background
Studied at the University of Manitoba from 1979 to 1982
Accredited Assessor of Manitoba (AAM), 1993
Diploma in Urban Land Economics from University of British Columbia, 1999
Accredited Appraiser Canadian Institute (AACI), Professional Appraiser (P.App), 2004.

Employment History
2013 to Current: Red River Group - Partner
1981 to 2013: Employed by the City of Winnipeg.  From 1987 to 2013 worked for the City of Winnipeg Assessment and Taxation Department.
2009 to 2013 as the Area Coordinator for Retail Properties.
2007 to 2009 as an Appraiser
1987 to 2007 as a Property/Senior Assessor

Professional Experience / Background
Gerry has over 25 years of real estate experience relating to property appraisal and assessment and taxation. Over the years he has completed retrospective market valuations on various property types such as residential, industrial, commercial, hotel and special use properties. He has over 18 years of experience appearing before the Board of Revision and Manitoba Municipal Board as an expert witness on all matters relating to property assessment valuation and/or classification appeals. He also completed tax/valuation estimates, along with tax exemption request reviews for clients. As the Area Coordinator, he was responsible for the valuation and classification of all retail property and business occupancies portfolio within the City of Winnipeg.  Gerry is a past president and current council member of the Manitoba Association of the Appraisal Institute of Canada.

Area and Specialties
Gerry works primarily with commercial appraisals and consulting work for financial institutions as well as corporations and individuals.  He performs work in the City of Winnipeg as well as various other locations throughout rural Manitoba. 

Personal History
Gerry resides in the City of Winnipeg with his wife and two sons. He enjoys playing golf, hockey and working around the house.