The North Carolina Chapter of the Appraisal Institute (NCAI) is a professional organization that includes almost 600 leading practitioners of real estate appraisal and consulting serving the Tarheel State. Our members are committed to the highest standard of professional appraisal practice and have been tested and trained to the highest levels of educational standards in the business. Visit for more information.
   Upcoming Events
Join us for a 7-Hour National USPAP Update Course on March 5, 2020 in Asheville, NC. This course is NCAB and NCREC approved.
Join us for a 7-Hour National USPAP Update Course on March 12, 2020 in Durham, NC. This course is NCAB and NCREC approved.
Join us at the O.Henry Hotel for our first Chapter Business Meeting of 2020!
   Chapter News
I’m both honored and excited to lead our chapter for the coming year. I take very seriously the immense responsibility and trust that’s being extended to me.
On January 8, 2020, the Appraisal Institute honored Sheri Colvin, MAI, with the Volunteer of Distinction Award. The Appraisal Institute’s recognition program honors volunteers for their service to the Appraisal Institute, to the real estate valuation profession and to their local communities.
This past December, over 110 members & guests attended the 2019 Q4 Chapter Business Meeting and Installation Banquet at the Myers Park Country Club in Charlotte.
Giving a big congratulations to these 11 NCAI members who received designations in 2019.
NCAI has a new LinkedIn page! Be sure to follow us here to stay up-to-date with local, industry, and member news!
Check out the Regional Manager job posting or submit one of your own!
We've added a new page to the NCAI website that we think you'll find helpful. Now introducing the Legislative Updates page under "About Us" then "Advocacy." This new page will house weekly legislative reports and updates impacting the Appraisal community. Bookmark this page and check back often as new reports will be added frequently
Over the last several months, a number of the nation’s largest lenders and housing trade groups have called on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to make changes to the Ability to Repay/Qualified Mortgage rule.
The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) today issued a Request for Input (RFI) about Fannie Mae’s and Freddie Mac’s (the Enterprises’) pooling practices for the formation of “To-Be-Announced” (TBA)-eligible Uniform Mortgage-Backed Securities (UMBS).
   Industry/National News
The Appraisal Institute reported Jan. 29 that its elected officers and other representatives participated in multiple real estate industry events in January.
The Appraisal Institute is seeking the names of AI professionals interested in serving as the organization’s 2021 vice president. The 2021 vice president will succeed to the office of president-elect in 2022, president in 2023 and immediate past president in 2024.
2020 Appraisal Institute President Jefferson L. Sherman, MAI, AI-GRS, outlines the organization’s priorities for the year in AI’s latest video.
NC Chapter of the Appraisal Institute
1300 Baxter St., Ste. 360
Charlotte, NC 28204