ISA member benefits
Advance your career by earning your ISA credentials, signifying to your clients, business contacts, and the public that you are among the highest-trained personal property appraisers.
Get help when you need it. Access a network of support with your appraisal industry peers through ISA's online forum, courses and events.
Appear on the Find an ISA Member directory for client referrals and take advantage of toolkit resources to market and grow your business.
Gain access to advanced training courses in appraising, only available to ISA members.
Increase your value through membership and advancement
Professional advancement and requalification is important to provide the public with appraisers they can trust.
Professional Designation: ISA
Signifies you have completed core ISA training in appraisal theory, methodology, ethics, and report-writing standards.Apply for membership
Professional Designation: ISA AM
Official designation of a qualified ISA appraiser with a declared specialty and significant, appraisal-related experience.
Professional Designation: ISA CAPP
The highest achievement and level of credentialing in the industry of personal property appraising, signifying advanced appraisal methodology, expertise and professional development.
Carl T. Roedel Jr.
ISA member since February 2017
Values established for Buying, Selling, Insurance Coverage & Claims, Loan Collateral, Value before the Accident or Fire, Bankruptcy, Marriage or Business Dissolution, Value Disputes, Estate Taxes, Charitable Donations, IRS, Expert Witness Testimony
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Why our members join and stay
Is it the training, the exposure on the ISA website, or the support of your fellow appraiser members? See why these personal property appraisers decided to become and stay members of ISA.
From the ISA Now Blog
Choosing the Right Market
Monday, February 04, 2019
One of the most common appraisal questions is how to choose appropriate comparables for the property being appraised. Choosing the right comparables is very important, but choosing the right market in which to choose your comparables is actually even more important.
Ask an Instructor: ISA Appraisal Report Examples
Monday, February 04, 2019
ISA members are invited to send in their questions on all things appraising and education to ISA's instructors.
The Antiques, Furnishings + Decorative Arts Specialty Tour at Assets 2019
Thursday, January 31, 2019
Get an overview of the Antiques, Furnishings + Decorative Arts Specialty Tour at Assets 2019, featuring tours of two historic homes, a visit to the Speed Museum, and lunch.
The Fine Art Specialty Tour at Assets 2019
Friday, January 25, 2019
Preview the Fine Art Specialty Tour at Assets 2019 in Louisville, Kentucky. The tour will cover key destinations including the Great Meadows Foundation, the C21 Museum Hotel, and Louisville's Speed Museum.