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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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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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Real Estate Groups Ask Governors, Mayors for Appraisal ‘Stay at Home’ Exemptions

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CHICAGO (March 26, 2020) - RealEstateRama - The nation's largest professional association of real estate appraisers joined four other real estate organizations March 25 in asking state...

Residential Appraisers Play Key Role in Real Estate, New Book Says

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Residential real estate appraisers need education, knowledge and experience to perform their valuation assignments competently, according to a book published today by the Appraisal Institute, the nation's largest professional association of real estate

Jefferson Sherman to Become President of Appraisal Institute on Jan. 1

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Jefferson L. Sherman, MAI, AI-GRS, of Highland Heights, Ohio, will begin his one-year term as president of the Appraisal Institute on Jan. 1.
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Appraisal Institute Premieres Solar Photovoltaic Seminar

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The Appraisal Institute, the nation’s largest professional association of real estate appraisers, premiered a four-hour classroom seminar on developing the value

Appraisal Institute Seeks Speakers for 2020 Annual Conference

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The Appraisal Institute, the nation’s largest professional association of real estate appraisers, is accepting proposals for presentations at its 2020 Annual Conference

Distribution Facilities Drive Growth in Industrial Market: Valuation Magazine

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 Demand for distribution facilities is primarily driving growth in the healthy industrial real estate market, according to an article in Valuation magazine’s third quarter 2019 issue.

Appraisal Institute Praises House for Passing Valuation-Related Bills

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The Appraisal Institute, the nation’s largest professional association of real estate appraisers, today applauded the U.S. House for passing consumer-friendly legislation that will address long-standing concerns surrounding residential appraisals
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Appraisers Can Help Clients Navigate Natural Disasters, Appraisal Institute Says

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In the aftermath of a natural disaster, such as a hurricane, appraisers can help their clients by providing expert market analysis, according to the nation’s largest professional association of real estate appraisers

Appraisal Institute, Fannie Mae Join Forces to Foster Diversity in Valuation Profession

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The Appraisal Institute is partnering with Fannie Mae to promote appraisal careers and to foster diversity in the valuation profession, the nation’s largest professional association of real estate appraisers announced today.
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Jody Bishop Elected 2020 Appraisal Institute Vice President

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Pledger M. (Jody) Bishop III, MAI, SRA, AI-GRS, of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, was elected 2020 vice president of the nation’s largest professional association of real estate appraisers Thursday by its Board of Directors in Denver
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Appraisal Institute Honors 11 National Award Winners

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Stephen D. Roach, MAI, SRA, AI-GRS, of San Diego, was honored Wednesday with the Appraisal Institute’s Lifetime Achievement Award during the Appraisal Institute Annual Conference in Denver

Appraisal Institute Opens Valuation Profession’s Premier Event

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More than 525 real estate professionals from around the world today attended the opening session of the valuation profession’s most important annual event, hosted by the Appraisal Institute, the nation’s largest professional association of real estate appraisers.
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Appraisal Institute Condemns NCUA’s Action, Calls for Congressional Oversight

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The nation’s largest professional association of real estate appraisers vigorously condemned today’s action by the National Credit Union Administration, calling the NCUA’s decision to effectively reduce the number of appraisals required for commercial real estate loans irresponsible, radical and dangerous

Appraisal Institute Urges Congress to Address Valuation Issues

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The president of the Appraisal Institute, the nation’s largest professional association of real estate appraisers, encouraged Congress to act on valuation topics during today’s hearing on Capitol Hill.
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In-Depth Scrutiny of Published Data Improves Property Market Understanding: The Appraisal Journal

A detailed analysis of population and employment data, along with the use of fair share comparisons, increases the accuracy of assumptions made by appraisers when completing commercial valuation assignme
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Appraisers Adapt to Evolving Residential Market: Valuation Magazine

Appraisers working in the residential real estate sector say national trends broadly apply to their markets, but they note that since each region essentially is local, they need to adapt to ever-changing area dynamics
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Appraisal Institute Opens Registration for 2019 Annual Conference

The Appraisal Institute, the nation’s largest professional association of real estate appraisers, today announced it has opened registration for its 2019 Annual Conference, July 22-24, in Denver.

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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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5 Ways to Get Started in Real Estate Investing

There are numerous investment options at your disposal: stocks, bonds, gold. One worthy investment option is real estate. Many aspiring real estate investors wonder how to begin their real estate investing journey without having to drop wads of cash. Fortunately