National Association of Real Estate Appraisers - A Professional Organization founded in 1966, making available highly qualified Real Estate Appraisers to those requiring Professional Appraisal Reports. NAREA is one of the largest Professional Associations in the United States, with more members in more cities than any other organization.
The Appraisal Institute - Educating real estate appraisers for over 60 years, the Appraisal Institute is the acknowledged leader in residential and commercial appraisal education, research, publishing, and professional membership designation programs.
The National Association of Master Appraisers - Organized in 1982 NAMA is truly an association of a broad spectrum of the appraisal profession. As a non-profit association, NAMA is a proud sponsor member of the Appraisal Foundation. Designated NAMA members must meet a high level of training and competence. NAMA members subscribe to annual continuing education and a stringent Code of Ethics and Professional Standards.
The International Association of Assessing Officers - An educational and research association of individuals in the assessment profession and others With an Interest in PROPERTY TAXATION. Membership only site.
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