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    Practicing Affiliate

    Join Appraisal Institute as a Practicing Affiliate

    Are you a valuer of real property? This is the category for you!

    Practicing Affiliates provide valuation services to customers and employers. We’re your partner, dedicated to helping you succeed.

    Practicing Affiliates include:

    • Certified real property appraisers
    • Licensed residential appraisers
    • Trainee/registered/provisional appraisers
    • Appraisal reviewers
    • Tax assessors
    • Consultants
    • Analysts
    • Financial advisors
    • Realty officers
    • Real estate evaluators
    • University faculty
    • Researchers
    • Appraisal data technicians
    • Other valuers who are not required to be licensed at the state level

    Catapult Your Career with Key Benefits

    As a Practicing Affiliate, you’ll get:

    • Up to 30% off AI educational offerings and at least 20% off publications.
    • Networking and career opportunities through your local chapter.
    • Opportunities to influence key stakeholders through advocacy.
    • Specialized insurance plans and discounts on state-of-the-art appraisal software.
    • The prestigious Y.T. and Louise Lum Library at your fingertips.
    • And much more.

    Certification Statements

    Showing your affiliation garners respect from your peers, clients and business partners.

    As a Practicing Affiliate, you’re required to use specific certification statements in appraisals and appraisal reviews. Showing your affiliation indicates to your clients an adherence to ethical standards.

    See Sample Certification Statements

    Practicing Affiliate Policies

    Read the Practicing Affiliate Policy Manual to learn more about the standards that ensure a consistent level of professionalism for Practicing Affiliates.

    The Policy Manual includes detailed information on AI CE requirements.

    View the Practicing Affiliate Policy Manual

    Annual Dues

    Annual dues for Practicing Affiliates are $400. If you’re a new applicant, these are due when you submit your application.

    If you join between February and October, your dues will be prorated. If you join after Nov. 1, you will be charged the full annual dues for the upcoming year. Dues are subject to change annually.


    Still have questions about joining the Appraisal Institute?

    Don't hesitate to call our team at 312-335-4111 or send us a message. 
    We’re here to help and happy to answer any questions.