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Founded in 1966, the National Association of Real Estate Appraisers (NAREA) is an organization of highly qualified real estate professionals. It is one of the largest professional associations in the America, with members in all 50 states. Many are expert witnesses, review appraisers, educators and published authors.

NAREA understands that membership is more than certification. The association provides standards, guidelines, regulations, education, training, appraisal leads and recognition in the field of residential and commercial real estate valuation. It also provides representation on local, state and national legislative issues. Members must adhere to the NAREA Code of Ethics and the nationally required Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP)

In addition to creating an unrivaled opportunity to stay on the cutting edge of industry news and developments, NAREA offers several designations making it the most valuable networking and promotional tool for appraisers. Become a member of NAREA today!