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The Appraisal Institute is a global professional association of real estate appraisers, with nearly 20,000 professionals in almost 60 countries throughout the world. Its mission is to advance professionalism and ethics, global standards, methodologies, and practices through the professional development of property economics worldwide.

Organized in 1932, the Appraisal Institute advocates equal opportunity and nondiscrimination in the appraisal profession and conducts its activities in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Individuals of the Appraisal Institute benefit from an array of professional education and advocacy programs, and may hold the prestigious MAI, SRPA, SRA, AI-GRS, and AI-RRS designations.


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September 13, 2018 – The Chattanoogan Hotel, Chattanooga, TN

The Greater Tennessee Chapter’s next chapter meeting will be held Thursday, September 13th, 2018 at the The Chattanoogan Hotel in Chattanooga, TN.  As usual, it is free for members and $25 per guest. Please do not forget to register if you plan to attend.

Venue Information: 
The Chattanoogan Hotel
1201 Broad Street
Chattanooga, TN  37402
Schedule of Events:
Board of Director’s meeting: 4pm to 6pm
Cocktail Reception (cash bar): 6pm to 7pm
Dinner and Chapter Meeting: 7pm
Again, please register here  if you plan to attend.
Don’t miss the exciting Drone Technology & its Impact on the Appraisal Industry seminar the following day at the Chattanooga Convention Center written and instructed by Lamar Ellis.
This course has been approved for 7 hours of continuing education in the state of Tennessee.  See more information about class details below and click here to read more about Lamar Ellis and his extensive knowledge of drones.
Location of Drone Seminar:
The Chattanooga Convention Center
1150 Carter Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402Registration: 7:30am eastern time
Class begins: 8am eastern timeParking charges at the Convention Center will be $8-$12 for the day.

November 2nd, 2018 — Fall Real Estate Symposium 2018 Nashville, TN

This 1-day symposium provides an opportunity for real estate appraisers, brokers, mortgage lenders, and attorneys to meet their professional peers during an open discussion forum, facilitated by a discussion
leader and covering several current real estate topics.  It is approved for 7 hours of continuing education for appraisers, brokers, and attorneys in TN.  The cost is $100.

Click here for the Fall Real Estate Symposium 2018 Webpage.


500 Cowan St
Nashville, TN 37207

Breakfast & Registration – 8:00 AM

Symposium – 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Happy Hour event – 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
(For an additional fee, attendees may attend the happy hour event. The cost is $40 and includes 2 hours of golf,
heavy hors d’oeuvres, tea and water. Adult beverages will be available for purchase but are not included in the $40 fee)

You may register for both the Fall Real Estate Symposium and Happy Hour Event by click here.