ISA member benefits
Advance your career by earning your ISA credentials, signifying to your clients, business contacts, and the public that you are among the highest-trained personal property appraisers.
Get help when you need it. Access a network of support with your appraisal industry peers through ISA's online forum, courses and events.
Appear on the Find an ISA Member directory for client referrals and take advantage of toolkit resources to market and grow your business.
Gain access to advanced training courses in appraising, only available to ISA members.
Increase your value through membership and advancement
Professional advancement and requalification is important to provide the public with appraisers they can trust.
Professional Designation: ISA
Signifies you have completed core ISA training in appraisal theory, methodology, ethics, and report-writing standards.Apply for membership
Professional Designation: ISA AM
Official designation of a qualified ISA appraiser with a declared specialty and significant, appraisal-related experience.
Professional Designation: ISA CAPP
The highest achievement and level of credentialing in the industry of personal property appraising, signifying advanced appraisal methodology, expertise and professional development.
Wendy M. Gerdau
ISA member since October 2010
Wendy Gerdau is the Owner of Treasures Estate Sales and Treasures Estate Concierge Services, a Los Angeles area estate sale company and appraisal service. Specialities include antiques, collectibles and fine art. Service with Elegance and Dignity.
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Why our members join and stay
Is it the training, the exposure on the ISA website, or the support of your fellow appraiser members? See why these personal property appraisers decided to become and stay members of ISA.
From the ISA Now Blog
2019 ISA Award Nominations
Tuesday, January 08, 2019
Help ISA recognize those who go above and beyond to make ISA exceptional and nominate someone for an award. Winners will be honored at Assets 2019 in Louisville, Kentucky this April.
Happy New Year, ISA!
Wednesday, January 02, 2019
ISA President Perri Guthrie, ISA CAPP, reflects on the blessings of the past year in ISA and looks toward future educational programming, resources, successes, and more.
Y'all Come… to Louisville, Kentucky and Assets 2019!
Wednesday, December 19, 2018
Libby Holloway, ISA CAPP and Assets 2019 Chairperson gives a great introduction to this year's conference, which will feature expert speakers, pre- and post-conference educational opportunities, specialty tours, and the chance to explore beautiful Louisville, Kentucky.
Ask an Instructor: Proctored Exams
Thursday, November 29, 2018
ISA members are invited to send in their questions on all things appraising and education to ISA's instructors.