Appraisal Career

Top 5 Appraisal Membership Resources of 2020

McKissock’s Unlimited Learning Members enjoy 24/7 access to a wide array of online appraisal classes, webinars, videos, checklists, job aids, and other resources. Each month, we add new items to our membership library to provide the most current and relevant information to help you grow your appraisal career. Out of all the appraisal resources we’ve added to our library over …

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What’s New in Appraisal Membership: October 2020

McKissock’s Unlimited Learning Members enjoy 24/7 access to a wide variety of online appraisal classes, webinars, videos, podcasts, checklists, job aids, and other resources. Plus, we’re adding to our library each month so that you get the most current and relevant information to grow your real estate appraisal career. Do you already have an Unlimited Learning Membership? Here are nine …

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6 Reasons to Start Planning for Retirement Right Now

According to the Employee Benefit Research Institute’s (EBRI) 2020 Retirement Confidence Survey, 31% of American workers are not confident that they will have enough money to retire comfortably. And 61% say that preparing for retirement makes them feel stressed. Do you have a retirement strategy in place? Here are six reasons why you should start planning for retirement right now. …

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Do You Need a College Degree to Become an Appraiser?

Looking for a career that doesn’t necessarily require a college degree? Consider becoming a real estate appraiser. Before you jump in, you probably have questions like, “What education and training are required?” and “Do you need a college degree to get licensed?” and “How much money can you make as an appraiser?” In this post, we provide answers to these …

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What’s New in Appraisal Membership: September 2020

McKissock’s Unlimited Learning Members enjoy 24/7 access to a wide variety of online appraisal classes, webinars, videos, podcasts, checklists, job aids, and other resources. Plus, we’re adding to our library each month so that you get the most current and relevant information to grow your real estate appraisal career. Do you already have an Unlimited Learning Membership? Here are four …

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4 Retirement Resources for Appraisers (Free for Members)

Here at McKissock, our Unlimited Learning Members enjoy 24/7 access to a wide array of online resources for real estate appraisers. These resources cover a huge variety of topics, from home construction to USPAP compliance to retirement planning, and much more. If you’re beginning to prepare for retirement (it’s never too soon!), here are four excellent retirement resources available right …

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Appraising the Weird Stuff: Observations from a Seasoned Florida Appraiser

I’ve been teaching and writing courses for McKissock for 20 years. During that time, we’ve offered several courses on appraising “oddball” or “complex” properties. If you’ve never taken one of these courses, I strongly recommend that you do. Despite the rise of AVMs in recent years, these types of assignments continue to require competent, boots-on-the-ground residential appraisers. Appraisers are not …

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What’s New in Appraisal Membership: June 2020

McKissock’s Unlimited Learning Members enjoy total access to a wide array of online appraisal classes, webinars, videos, podcasts, checklists, whitepapers, and other resources. Plus, we’re adding to our library each month so that you get the most current and relevant information to grow your real estate appraisal career. Do you already have an Unlimited Learning Membership? Here are three brand …

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