Mr. Jim Rothermich, MAI, ALC, ARA

Vice President,
Iowa Appraisal

Contact Details

Iowa Appraisal
1707 High St
Des Moines, IA
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Mobile: (515) 493-9865

Area of Expertise

  • cropland, livestock facilities, CAFO's, trusts and estates, litigation.


I keep track of all the land auction results in Iowa. My twitter handle is "the Land Talker". I deliver a monthly auction result email. If interested in receiving this email, send me an email @ I grew up in central Missouri on a combination grain & livestock farm. After graduating from college I worked for Smithfield Foods in North Carolina and Missouri managing swine facilities. I also worked for Gavilon Grain in operations in both shuttle train and barge loading facilities. I have worked for Stine Seed Co., selling seed corn and soybeans, with a territory in Northern Missouri. I have worked for Farmers National Company with Max Evans as an appraiser. I have received my MAI designation in July 2018, ARA 2019, ALC 2021 Professional membership includes- Iowa Pork Producers, Iowa Cattlemen, Iowa Dairy Association, Farm Bureau, Iowa Commercial Realtors Association. I also belong to Knights of Columbus.

Primary Occupation

  • Appraiser


  • Appraiser