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The Appraisal Institute is a global professional association of real estate appraisers, with nearly 19,000 professionals in almost 60 countries throughout the world. Its mission is to advance professionalism and ethics, global standards, methodologies, and practices through the professional development of property economics worldwide.

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Appraisal Institute Encourages Graduates to Consider the Valuation Profession

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The Appraisal Institute, the nation's largest professional association of real estate appraisers, is seeking new faces and encourages recent graduates to consider a career in the valuation profession.
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Appraiser Diversity Initiative Sponsorship Program Seeks Applicants

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The Appraisal Institute, in collaboration with Fannie Mae and the National Urban League, today announced it is seeking applicants for their Appraiser Diversity Initiative Sponsorship Program.
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Appraisal Institute Opens Registration for 2021 Annual Conference

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The Appraisal Institute, the nation's largest professional association of real estate appraisers, today announced it has opened registration for its 2021 Annual Conference, Aug. 9-10, in Orlando, Florida.
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New Appraisal Institute Text Examines Appraising Automobile Dealerships

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Since valuing automobile dealerships requires specialized knowledge of the operation of auto dealerships and the physical features of dealership properties, "A Guide to Appraising Automobile Dealerships," second edition, includes case studies

Appraisal Institute Debuts New and Improved Residential Education Offering

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The Appraisal Institute on Feb. 22 debuted a new and improved education offering, "Appraising Condos, Co-ops, and PUDs." "Appraising Condos, Co-ops, and PUDs" is a 7-hour education offering that previously premiered online.
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Appraisal Institute, Fannie Mae, National Urban League Award Scholarships to Strengthen Diversity in...

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The Appraisal Institute in collaboration with Fannie Mae and the National Urban League today announced the first class of 2021 aspiring real estate appraisers receiving scholarships
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Appraiser Diversity Workshop Scheduled

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The Appraisal Institute is collaborating with the National Urban League and Fannie Mae to host a free virtual Appraiser Diversity Initiative workshop, "How to Become a Real Estate Appraiser," Saturday, Jan. 30, noon- 1:15 p.m. EST
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Appraisal Institute Helps Tackle Unconscious Valuation Bias: Valuation Magazine

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The Appraisal Institute is addressing unconscious valuation bias while also expanding opportunities for aspiring appraisers, according to an article
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Rodman Schley to Become President of Appraisal Institute on Jan. 1

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Rodman Schley, MAI, SRA, of Arvada, Colorado, will begin his one-year term as president of the Appraisal Institute on Jan. 1. The Appraisal Institute is the nation's largest professional association of real estate appraisers
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Appraisers Must Identify The Scope of Work, New Book Says

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The scope of work concept is fundamental to appraisal, and its proper application ensures that appraisers can provide various services and maintain flexibility in their assignments, which has become increasingly important in our rapidly changing business
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Appraisal Organizations Join Forces to Support Training, Ethics to Combat Bias

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The Appraisal Institute, the American Society of Appraisers, the American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers and the Massachusetts Board of Real Estate Appraisers today announced their collective support for the development of additional training that addresses unconscious bias in valuation
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Appraisal Institute Honors 17 National Award Winners

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Sandra K. Adomatis, SRA, of Punta Gorda, Florida, was honored Monday with the Appraisal Institute's Lifetime Achievement Award, and James L. Henderson, SRA, of Lakeland, Florida; Charles R. Mills, MAI, SRA
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Appraisal Institute Seeks to Expand Diversity, Combat Alleged Bias in Valuation

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As our nation continues reflecting on important matters of racial justice, the nation's largest professional association of real estate appraisers today reiterated its efforts to expand opportunities for aspiring appraisers and help combat alleged bias in valuation.
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New Appraisal Institute Textbook Addresses Time-tested Valuation Principles for Today’s World

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In the midst of a global pandemic and social justice concerns, the Appraisal Institute today published "The Appraisal of Real Estate," 15th edition. The textbook long has been recognized
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Craig Steinley Elected 2021 Appraisal Institute Vice President

National
Craig Steinley, MAI, SRA, AI-GRS, AI-RRS, of Rapid City, South Dakota, was elected 2021 vice president of the nation's largest professional association of real estate appraisers Thursday by its Board of Directors during the Board's virtual meeting.
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Upzoning Can Impact Appraisals, Places Emphasis on Highest and Best Use Analysis: Valuation Magazine

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Many cities see upzoning as an effective way to expand affordable housing, but zoning changes can impact appraisals, so appraisers need to analyze the highest and best use of the property
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Appraisal Institute Urges Swift Passage of Appraisal Portal Legislation

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The nation's largest professional association of real estate appraisers this month sent a letter urging swift passage of the Portal for Appraisal Licensing Act of 2020 in the 116th Congress, which would amend the Financial Institutions Reform, Recovery
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Landscaping Can Have Major Impact on Property Values: Appraisal Institute

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he Appraisal Institute, the nation’s largest professional association of real estate appraisers, today advised homeowners that improving their property’s landscaping can result in a significant return on investment when selling the home
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Appraisers Can Help Courts, IRS Navigate Conservation Easements, New Book Says

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Governmental and judicial entities' expanded oversight of the real estate appraisal process makes it imperative that those involved in valuing easement-encumbered properties demonstrate their competence to the Internal Revenue Service and the courts
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Appraisers Must Adapt to iBuyer Models: Valuation Magazine

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While the volume of home sales involving iBuyers is still fairly limited, the number of markets they reach is growing and their role in the residential real estate sector could be transformative, according to an article in Valuation magazine's

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FEMA Offers Free Rebuilding Tips at Local Home Improvement Stores

Disaster survivors affected by the severe storms and floods from Tropical Storm Imelda, can visit local home improvement stores in Houston, Pasadena and Webster for rebuilding tips from mitigation experts.

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NONRESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION SPENDING FALLS AGAIN IN JUNE, DRIVEN BY BIG DROP...

Construction Officials Call for Swift Passage of the Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill, Noting the Measure Will Help Offset Continued Declines in Nonresidential Construction Activity and Create Sector Jobs