Leading Pittsburgh appraiser and RAC member Terri Love SRA, AI-RRS of Kulzer Love Appraisal Services was interviewed by Pittsburgh TV station WTAE, to bring awareness to the non-essential classification of real estate appraisers and brokers. They number about 100,000 in the state, yet Pennsylvania remains an “island” in comparison to the actions of their surrounding state neighbors who have classified appraisers as “essential.”
Relocation Appraisers & Consultants (RAC) and Worldwide ERC® are partnering to offer relocation appraisers the chance to demonstrate their excellent report writing techniques in a Worldwide ERC® Summary Appraisal Report Writing Contest.
Don’t delay – only the first 50 entrants will be considered. Entries must be received by June 15, 2018.
Get useful feedback from the experts and showcase your skills to a wider audience!
Our very own longtime RAC member Ernie Durbin, Chief Valuation Officer for Clarocity Corporation, was named the 2018 Valuation Visionary award winner by Collateral Risk Network (CRN). Here’s the interview with Appraisal Buzz.
Each year, the Collateral Risk Network presents the award in recognition of the person who demonstrates leadership, innovation, professionalism, and one who strives to better the industry for their peers. We will be presenting the award at Valuation Expo in Charleston in March.
Ernie Durbin is renowned for creativity with technology advancements and industry-wide involvement. Ernie is widely recognized as an innovative leader with vision and foresight. Ernie was nominated by his peers and we are honored to recognize him as the 8th recipient of Valuation Visionary.
I can’t think of anyone who is more future-orientated in our profession than Ernie and we thank him for all he does for RAC.
Jonathan J. Miller CRP, CRE
One of our RACers, Sherry L. Kaley, was the first featured appraiser in the new Dwellworks newsletter.
Sherry L. Kaley is a Certified Residential Real Estate Appraiser, and partner of Kaley and Tuck Real Estate Appraisers, the only two-woman appraisal firm in Knoxville, and has been appraising in Knoxville/Knox County and eight adjoining counties for nearly 20 years…
Congrats to Sherry!
Jonathan J. Miller, CRE, CRP
RAC President 2017-2018
Relocation Appraisers & Consultants
As I’ve said many times, the annual RAC conference is the best appraiser-centric conference I’ve ever attended. It is developed and operated by active appraisers who are working to help you thrive as a professional.
As the current president of RAC, I’m proud to be part of an organization comprised of the best residential appraisers in the U.S.
One of the reasons I’ve remained a RAC member for more than half of my 28 year appraisal career is because RAC members are the best residential (and commercial) appraisers in the country. I always wanted to be aligned with RAC – even though my market area has always seen limited relocation work. I knew it was important to maintain access to their collective knowledge so I could continue to grow as a valuation professional…and the membership is comprised of a great group of people.
What began as an organization that literally “wrote the book on relocation appraising” for ERC is really much more than that. RAC members are also known for their appraisal expertise of complex residential properties including litigation support, testimony and reviews. So much so that RAC has incorporated that message into their new tag line – “RAC: Providing valuation solutions for complex residential properties.”
We’ll soon be providing other ways to keep connected and informed so stay tuned!