Georgia Real Estate Appraisers Board
The Georgia Real Estate Appraiser's Board administers the Real Estate Appraiser Licensing and Certification Act (Appraisal Act). This act regulates the actions of real estate appraisers in their business dealings with the public. Generally, the act requires appraisers to meet certain standards in order to conduct business and prohibits a wide variety of unfair trade practices. Use the links below to access information, forms and online services that allow appraisers and those seeking to become appraisers to interact with the Board.
The Appraisal Foundation, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to the advancement of professional valuation, was established by the appraisal profession in the United States in 1987. Since its inception, the Foundation has worked to foster professionalism in appraising by:
- establishing, improving, and promoting the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP);
- establishing educational experience and examination qualification criteria for the licensing, certification and recertification of real property appraisers;
- establishing educational and experience qualification criteria for other valuation disciplines;
- disseminating information on USPAP and the Appraiser Qualification Criteria to the appraisal profession, state and federal government agencies, users of appraisal services, related industries and industry groups, and the general public and;
- sponsoring appropriate activities relating to standards, qualifications and issues of importance to appraisers and users of appraisal services.