Deal makes Solidifi 3rd-biggest independent AMC

Kirchmeyer & Associates an 'ideal fit' with growth strategy

Solidifi Inc. says it’s now the third-largest independent real estate appraisal management company in the U.S., having acquired competitor Kirchmeyer & Associates Inc.

Both companies are based in Buffalo, N.Y., and will consolidate their offices and operate under the Solidifi name, the companies said. Terms of the deal, characterized by Solidifi’s parent company as an acquisition, were not disclosed.