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Member Spotlight: Jack P. Friedman’s Dictionary of Real Estate Terms

TweetEditor’s Note: The American Society of Appraisers is an organization of close to 5,000 respected, professional appraisers, many of whom are distinguished in their fields for their proficiency, knowledge and expertise. ASA is honored to have extraordinary members one of which is Dr. Jack P. Friedman, ASA. Dr. Friedman has written and co-authored more than […]

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ASA News Spotlight: ASA – NAIFA Proposed Merger

Tweet Editor’s Note: The American Society of Appraisers (ASA), the original multidisciplinary valuation society, and the National Association of Independent Fee Appraisers (NAIFA), the leading voice for independent professional real estate appraisers, have announced that they have reached an agreement to move forward with a Memorandum of Understanding leading to the merger of NAIFA into […]

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ASA Visits the Sunshine State for NALA Paralegal Conference

TweetOn July 19-21, 2017, ASA attended the nation’s largest gathering of paralegals at the 2017 NALA Conference & Expo in Orlando, Florida. Providing a rich selection of industry experts and concurrent sessions, this conference tailored to the needs of both attendees and exhibitors. ASA was represented by Jennifer Aguilar, ASA’s Marketing and Communications Assistant. Filled […]

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ASA’s Educational World Tour

TweetThe American Society of Appraisers’ highly demanded onsite courseshave been held in various locations in the past few months. This convenient and cost effective program provides a unique educational experience that can be customized to meet the organization’s individual need. Onsite courses were held for Duff & Phelps, LLC in New York City, USA; the […]

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Course Sneak Peek— ME214

TweetGet ready to gain an advanced level of confidence when inspecting mine and mill operations with ASA’s Identification and Appraisal of Mining and Mineral Processing Equipment (ME214) course being held on September 13-15, 2017 in Tucson, Arizona. This advanced class is designed for appraisers who specialize in the mining industry and professionals looking to learn […]

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2017 Personal Property Summer Camp Recap

TweetFor the fifth year running, the Personal Property discipline of the American Society of Appraisers partnered again this summer with Purchase College, SUNY, to offer an accelerated education program for appraisers that was held on June 3-18, 2017. This intensive “Summer Camp” enabled students to earn their Purchase College Certificate in Appraisal Studies in just […]

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ASA Department Profile Series: Marketing and Communications

TweetEvery month the American Society of Appraisers (ASA) regularly connects with more than a million individuals around the world, including ASA members, allied professionals, referral sources, government officials, news media and consumers. Interacting on such a large scale is possible due to a variety of technology-driven marketing mediums, including online advertising, e-mail, public relations, social […]

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ASA Visits the Windy City for NACVA Conference

TweetThe American Society of Appraisers participated in the 26th Annual Consultants’ Conference on June 7-10, 2017 at the Swissotel Chicago in Chicago, IL. This annual event, hosted by the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts, featured compelling speakers highlighting important topics. Speakers and topics included Carl A. Steffen, ASA with Industry Standards Update; Roger […]

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IVS Advisory Forum: London Meeting

TweetJack Beckwith, ASA, ASA’s representative on the IVS Advisory Forum Working Group, participated in the June Meeting in London to review the Draft Paper on Adoption by mid-2020 of the International Valuation Standards. Sir David Tweedie, Chairman of the IVSC’s Board, emphasized that the purpose and intent of adopting the 2017 Edition of Standards by […]

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Education Spotlight: Gemology Boot Camp and Appraising Gems and Jewelry for Insurance Coverage

TweetEditor’s Note: The American Society of Appraisers announces the offering of a Gemological Boot Camp on July 31-August 3, 2017 and the Appraising Gems and Jewelry for Insurance Coverage course on August 4-7, 2017 at Jewelry Television in Knoxville, TN. These phenomenal offerings will provide gems & jewelry professionals with tools needed to become successful […]

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