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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.

The TN Real Estate Appraiser Commission (TREAC) has approved all continuing education (CE) to be taken virtually until December 31st, 2021. 

You can read more about this rule change on the TN Real Estate Commission website here:

We plan to offer our comprehensive lineup of in-person qualifying education classes in 2021.  Please note the new mask policy: As of  June 1st, no mask is required to be worn by those that have been vaccinated.  

We want to offer our sincere thanks for choosing the TN Chapter of the Appraisal Institute for your educational needs.  We know that you have a lot of options out there, and we truly appreciate your support.


Myra W. Pitts, Executive Director

TN Chapter of the Appraisal Institute


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August 16 – 17th Residential Market Analysis & Highest & Best Use Nashville 15/14 QE/CE
August 18 – 19th Residential Site Valuation & Cost Approach Nashville 15/14 QE/CE
August 23 – 26th General Appraiser Site Valuation & Cost Approach Nashville 30/28 QE/CE
September 1st Business Practices & Ethics Virtual 6 CE
September 9th Aerial Inspections for Real Estate (3 hours of CE) &

Q3 Chapter Meeting 

September 20 – 23rd Residential Sales Comparison & Income Approaches Nashville 30/28 QE/CE
October 7 – 8th The Appraiser as an Expert Witness: Preparation & Testimony Nashville 16/15 CE
October 18 – 21st General Appraiser Sales Comparison Approach Nashville 30/28 QE/CE
October 27th

November 4th

Six Recent Appraiser Lawsuits & Lessons from Each

Inconsistency – It’s Hiding in Plain Sight in Your Appraisal







November 8 – 11th General Appraiser Income Approach Part 1 Nashville 30/28 QE/CE
December 9th Q4 TN Chapter Meeting Knoxville 0 n/a


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