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Realty Economic Advisors

Realty Economic Advisors is expanding its Appraisal division with several new Certified General fee appraiser positions available in Arizona. Openings in additional states may also be available by request. This is a dynamic opportunity for the independently motivated professional seeking to improve outcomes.

Our value proposition is simple. It is to extend each the benefits of greater economies of scale, a growing professional network, and access to robust national and local research, analytics, and property-level data, and an unmatched compensation structure tailored specifically to you.

Whether you are an individual appraiser, or you are several already working together and seeking a new opportunity together, who value independence and the self-custody of your book of business, while also seeking the benefits of network effects, continuity, and economies of scale, you are highly encouraged to contact us.

Our professionals have the option of working from our office, currently in Scottsdale, or entirely remote wherever they choose.

Candidates must hold a Certified General Real Estate Appraisal license with a minimum of 5 years of experience preferred for the lowest-tiered position available, be independently motivated, have strong written and verbal communication skills, and be committed to offering quality customer service.

Please submit your interest and resume via email to Ted Knoell, MAI at:

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Southwest Appraisal Associates

A Certified General Appraiser is sought to join our team to work on commercial assignments.  Annual earnings potential is $100,000-$120,000. We are an established Tucson, Arizona based appraisal and consulting firm in business for over 40 years. Our business requires us to expand our staff. We maintain a casual but professional business environment. This is an incredibly rewarding career path for the right person.

Job Responsibilities

If you have an interest in this position, feel free to contact Steve Cole, MAI, SRA at, or (520) 256-7672

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US Department of Agriculture Review Appraiser

The USDA has an opening for a Review Appraiser.  The position may be remote or at a Forst Service office within the geographic boundaries of Region 3, (Arizona and New Mexico).  This position will require land ownerhip adjustments for purchases, land exchange, and conveyances, as well as special uses, Forest Legacy, and other agency functions.

For additional information, contact Tate Curtis at (970) 901-6777.   Click link for more informaton:  JOB

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How to join the Appraisal Institute

Join now and make a sound investment in your future.  Become part of the Appraisal Institute and open the door to world-class education and networking opportunities.  Click here for more information.

Appraisal practitioners and individuals from allied fields have the opportunity to join the Appraisal Institute. Practicing appraisers may join as Candidates and choose to work toward an Appraisal Institute Designation. Appraisal Institute has many options available from Options for Valuation Professionals to Options for Others. Each category has access to a variety of services and AI Benefits, as well as a network of peers.

Designated Members, Candidates, and Practicing Affiliates all participate in an AI Continuing Education Program. Currently, the Appraisal Institute confers the MAI, SRA, AI-GRS, and AI-RRS designations.

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Candidate for Designation Program

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Practicing Affiliate

For those working toward entering the Candidate for Designation Program

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Designated Membership

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