Jim Amorin Named Appraisal Institute CEO

For immediate release Aug. 21, 2018 For more information: Ken Chitester O/M 312-335-4290 kchitester@appraisalinstitute.org CHICAGO (Aug. 21, 2018) – The Appraisal Institute, the nation’s largest professional association of real estate appraisers, today announced it has hired Jim Amorin, MAI, SRA, AI-GRS, of Austin, Texas, as its chief executive officer after a nearly year-long search. “Jim did…

Craig Harrington, SRA, AI-RRS, Wins AI Lifetime Achievement Award

North Star Chapter member Craig M. Harrington, SRA, AI-RRS, was one of two appraisers nationwide to be honored with the Appraisal Institute’s Lifetime Achievement Award on Tuesday, July 31 during the AI Annual Conference in Nashville, Tennessee. The Lifetime Achievement Award is presented to an Appraisal Institute professional who demonstrates high ethical standards; has volunteered…

Appraisal Institute Joins 29 Groups to Promote Real Estate Careers

For Immediate Release: July 13, 2018 For more information: Ken Chitester kchitester@appraisalinstitute.org 312-335-4290 (O/M) Appraisal Institute Joins 29 Groups to Promote Real Estate Careers CHICAGO (July 13, 2018) – The Appraisal Institute joined 29 real estate industry organizations, representing more than 10 million jobs, today in announcing a ground-breaking collaboration to highlight the diverse career paths…

Rosemount’s Jason L. Messner Honored as Appraisal Institute’s ‘Volunteer of Distinction’

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Oct. 4, 2017 For more information: Brent Roberts 312-335-4441 broberts@appraisalinstitute.org CHICAGO (Oct. 4, 2017) – Jason L. Messner, MAI, of Rosemount, Minnesota, was recognized today as an Appraisal Institute third quarter “Volunteer of Distinction” for Region III. The Appraisal Institute is the nation’s largest professional association of real estate appraisers; Region III…