Appraiser

Business / Real Estate / Appraiser: An independent person trained to provide an unbiased estimate of value, such as a professional service performed for a fee.

Fee Appraiser

Business / Real Estate / Fee Appraiser: A non-salaried appraiser who is paid a fee for the appraisal assignments performed. MORE

American Society Of Appraisers (ASA)

Business / Real Estate / American Society Of Appraisers (ASA): A professional organization of appraisers engaged in the appraisal of both real and personal property. It confers the designations ASA and FASA (Fellow). MORE

American Institute Of Real Estate Appraisers (AIREA)

Business / Real Estate / American Institute Of Real Estate Appraisers (AIREA): A professional organization formerly affiliated with the National Association of REALTORS. AIREA promoted professional practice and ethics in the real estate appraisal industry and identified experien MORE

National Association Of Independent Fee Appraisers (NAIFA)

Business / Real Estate / National Association Of Independent Fee Appraisers (NAIFA): A professional association of appraisers with more than 2,000 members nationally. NAIFA offers the specialty designations IFA (member), IFAS (senior member) and IFAC (appraiser-counselor). MORE

Appraisal

Business / Construction / Appraisal: An expert valuation of property. MORE

Cost Approach

Business / Real Estate / Cost Approach: The process of estimating the value of a property by adding to the estimated land value. The appraisers estimate of the reproduction or replacement cost of the building, less depreciation. MORE

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