I’m pleased to report that AI once again took a position in advocating for the valuation profession in our nation’s Congress. Learn more about that, and other timely updates, from the past month.[Read more…]
Rural property appraisals can be challenging for valuation professionals, and require a lot of data and expertise to ensure that appraisers can generate credible, reliable opinions of value. While having the passion for this area of valuation is one key to success, another is having the proper knowledge and resources.[Read more…]
Homeowners associations should carefully consider all available methods for maintaining value in golf course communities, according to an article from the Spring 2020 issue of The Appraisal Journal.[Read more…]
The Appraisal Institute takes pride in its extensive body of knowledge. AI is the leading publisher of valuation literature; including topical webinars, periodicals, educational materials and more than 70 print and digital books. The variety of information that the Appraisal Institute provides reflects the depth and breadth of valuation practice and the organization’s commitment to lifelong learning and professionalism.[Read more…]
Appraisers come to the valuation profession for a whole host of reasons. In the Appraisal Institute’s latest video, Michael Tankersley, MAI, SRA, AI-GRS, AI-RRS; Bonnie Roerig, MAI, AI-GRS; and Robert Elliott, Jr. MAI, SRA, share the perks of their jobs.
Tankersley cited the ability to solve complex assignments, to choose his own clients and the ability to control his schedule. Roerig enjoys the variety of assignments she is able to complete and the ability to coordinate with other appraisers to share best practices. Elliott stated that the valuation profession is perfect for natural problem solvers and gives him the ability to work on his own schedule and spend time with his family.
Learn more about the valuation profession on the Appraisal Institute website.
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Residential and commercial green and energy-efficient properties have generally become increasingly common over the past few years. Appraisers who expand their expertise in this area may attract opportunities for green valuation assignments.[Read more…]
With more people working from home, now could be the perfect time to start landscaping projects … especially for those who enjoy spending time outside during the summer months.[Read more…]
Appraisers involved in the valuation of easement-encumbered properties have a new resource at their fingertips with the release of the Appraisal Institute’s latest book.[Read more…]