The importance of the IFA designation
(National Association of Independent Fee Appraisers)
Our Chief Appraiser is a Designated Member of the NAIFA.
Designated Appraisers have chosen to set themselves above their peers of Licensed and Certified Appraisers. Because of its rigorous education and experience requirements and commitment to adhere to strict industry standards and a professional code of ethics, you can be confident an appraiser with an IFA - Member designation will provide you with the very highest quality residential appraisal service.
IFA – Member is a designation conferred to a residential appraisal specialist who is a Member of the National Association of Independent Fee Appraisers (NAIFA).
IFA designates must be a member of NAIFA and must meet the following requirements for IFA – Member status:
Chief Appraiser Profile:
Our Chief Appraiser exceeds all of the criteria noted above having in excess of 20 years full time residential real estate appraisal experience. Our Chief Appraiser is a NJ State Certified Appraiser that is multi-degreed in Marketing and Business, and has had his views and opinions printed in various publications. Chief Appraiser duties involve interviewing of prospective vendors, reviewing all reports prior to delivery, and offering vendor's advise on issues of USPAP, Fannie Mae guidelines, and/or FHA guidelines and procedures.
IFA designation (source: National Association of Independent Fee Appraisers) https://www.naifa.com/member/require/index.html)