Knowing how to sell and market appraisal services is critical to your success — Especially in today’s economy. James Gamble of Proctor and Gamble made this statement many years ago. No offense to our soap-making friends and clients – – but is it true? How much of the success of any item or service is […]

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As you know, The Appraisal Foundation (TAF) will soon release the 2020-2021 version of the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP 2020-2021). Every two years they publish a new edition.  Naturally, like all responsible appraisers we buy a copy, just like you do. I love the digital edition. This digital PDF format is searchable, […]

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Stay ahead of your competition, discover the required USPAP changes, and update your resume with the 2020-2021 USPAP Standard!! Your Instructor, Leon Castner, is the former Director of Education for lSA, and an AQB certified instructor.  Leon will provide you with a clear understanding and test preparation of USPAP, and how it applies to your personal property […]

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Join Brian Kathenes, for an absolutely free, live-stream webinar:“Appraising Autographs, Manuscripts, & Historical Documents – Identifying Phonies, Fakes, Forgeries”  When: September 10th, 2019Time: 8:00PM Eastern time  Sponsored by The Manuscript Society.  Brian will a share some of the most famous and intriguing phonies, fakes, and forgeries in the autograph collecting world.  Brian’s webinars are always lively, interactive, informative, and educational. Discover […]

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2018 – 2019 USPAP Personal Property 7 & 15-Hour Classes You need to stay ahead of your competition, to survive and thrive. Discover the required USPAP changes, and update your resume with the 2018-2019 USPAP Standard!! Your Instructor is Leon Castner. He’s the former Director of Education for lSA, and an AQB certified instructor.  Leon will provide you […]

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(Washington, DC) April 5, 2019— The Appraisal Standards Board, an independent board of The Appraisal Foundation, adopted unanimously the 2020-21 edition of the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) at its public meeting today in Kansas City, Missouri.“The 2020-21 USPAP includes changes that afford appraisers greater flexibility in appraisal reporting,” said 2019 Appraisal Standards […]

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