The Appraisal Foundation
The Appraisal Foundation - Maintaining Public Trust in Valuation
The Appraisal Foundation (Foundation) is the nation’s foremost authority on the valuation profession. The organization sets the Congressionally-authorized standards and qualifications for real estate appraisers, and provides voluntary guidance on recognized valuation methods and techniques for all valuation professionals. This work advances the profession by ensuring that appraisals are independent, consistent, and objective.
The vision of The Appraisal Foundation is excellence, unity and trust in the valuation profession.
The mission of The Appraisal Foundation is to advance the valuation profession by setting standards of excellence, promoting education and upholding the public trust.