Regulatory Agencies

New Hampshire Real Estate Appraiser Board

(I served for five years, until August, 2008)

Maine Board of Real Estate Appraisers

Massachusetts Board of Registration of Real Estate Appraisers

Vermont Board of Real Estate Appraisers

Appraisal Subcommittee - Provides federal oversight of State appraiser regulatory programs

National Registry of Licensed RE Appraisers

Appraisal Standards Board (ASB) & Appraiser Qualifications Board (AQB)

The AQB and the ASB establish the minimum Federal requirements. The States themselves may

establish more stringent requirements.

 

Regional Appraisal Organizations

Massachusetts and Rhode Island Chapter of the Appraisal Institute

(I have been a member of this chapter since 1987)

MBREA, The Association for Valuation Professionals  (I joined in 2014)

Maine Chapter of the Appraisal Institute

New Hampshire Chapter of the Appraisal Institute

 

Brochures For Consumers, Lenders, and Budding Appraisers

The Appraisal Foundation developed the following brochures that focus on the relationship between the consumer or lender and the appraiser. These brochures can be downloaded for free. Bulk copies may be purchased in the Foundation store.

 

A Guide to Understanding A Residential Appraisal

Appraisers, Appraisals & You: A Lender's Guide to USPAP

Why Engage a Professional Appraiser

 

 

Data & Reference Material (i..e. Nerd Stuff)

NH Housing Finance Authority Residential Rental Cost Survey

Absolutely spectacular data sets compiled by NHHFA

(I really can not believe how good this data is)

Federal Reserve Board --Selected Interest Rates -- Daily Update

Census Data for the State of New Hampshire

 

Other

Law Office of Paula E. Berg (My sister. She's awesome)

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