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The San Diego Chapter of the Appraisal Institute is comprised of over 300 real estate professionals, including almost 225 who hold one or more of the prestigious MAI, SRA, AI-GRS, or AI-RRS designations. The Chapter’s boundaries include both San Diego and Imperial Counties. In addition to exhibiting a higher level of competence than the minimum standards required of appraisers who are merely licensed or certified, Appraisal Institute Designated Members, Candidates for Designation, and Practicing Affiliates are committed to upholding a rigorous code of professional ethics.

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On October 1, the Appraisal Institute launched a new association management system, including new MyAccount features. All Appraisal Institute professionals and Appraisal Institute customers must reset their password before they can register for any event, educational or social.

To reset your password, go to and click on the “Login” button. Click the “Forgot Your Password? link. Enter the email address that you currently use to log in to your account and click “Submit”. An email will be sent to you with a link to reset your password. Open the email and click on the link. Enter your new password in both fields and click “Change Password”. Your password must be between 6 and 14 characters and must contain both letters and numbers. You may reuse your old password if it meets the before mentioned criteria.

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What Does and Doesn’t Work for Appraisers at Deposition and Trial – February 19, 2020 – Speakers Steve Roach, MAI, SRA, AI-GRS, and Bruce Beach, Esq. will discuss “Do’s and Don’t’s” for the nine phases of a litigation support assignment, from the first phone call through trial testimony. Call the Chapter office to check availability.


Using Technology in Residential Appraising – March 13, 2020 (morning) – This seminar will cover simple regression analysis using Excel for adjustment support, available data population services, mobile appraising, accounting software, and billing services. Register Now


Artificial Intelligence, AVMs, and Blockchain: Implications for Valuation – March 13, 2020 (afternoon) – Within five years, experts predict that 50% of our interactions will involve artificial intelligence. That’s going to unlock an entirely new workflow for the appraisal profession and a new set of capabilities that will drive the back office to the forefront of business strategy. Register Now.

Wednesday, February 19, 2020; First Quarter General Chapter Lunch Meeting; 11:45 am to 1:15 pm, joint meeting with the San Diego Chapter of IR/WA at the Handlery Hotel, 950 Hotel Circle North, San Diego, CA 92108 – Call the Chapter office to check availability.

Thursday, February 27, 2020; Chapter Board of Directors Meeting; 12:30 pm, at the Chapter office conference room

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