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The Candidate for Designation Program is open to individuals pursuing Appraisal Institute designated membership who hold a state certification or equivalent. » Apply now
The Practicing Affiliate category is open to individuals who provide Service(s) as defined by the Code of Professional Ethics (CPE). Service(s) defined by the CPE include: appraisal, appraisal review, appraisal consulting, and real property consulting» Apply now
The Affiliate category is open to individuals who are interested in property economics but do NOT provide any Service(s) as defined by the Code of Professional Ethics (CPE). Service(s) as defined by the CPE include: appraisal, appraisal review, appraisal consulting, and real property consulting. » Apply now
The Student Affiliate category is open to students who are CURRENTLY enrolled in AT LEAST six (6) credit semester hours of approved education from a college or university in program related to real estate appraisal, finance and/or real property economics (must provide proof of enrollment to be eligible for the Student Affiliate category). Student Affiliates do NOT provide any Service(s) as defined by the CPE.
Affiliation fees are paid annually and may vary by the location/chapter and the type of affiliation. Select apply now and enter your zip code to determine your local chapter. The affiliation fee will be displayed on the application you generate.
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