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.
Shannon K. Law
ISA member since March 2010
Twin Cities-based appraiser Shannon Law can help with personal property appraisals and consultations. If you need help locating the best market for an antique or work of art, Shannon can help you pinpoint the best market.
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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
Celebrating the 10th Anniversary of Asia Week in New York City
Wednesday, May 01, 2019
Susan Lahey, MA, ISA AM recaps the Chinese Art Connoisseurship Course that took place in New York City in March 2019.
2019 Award Winners and New CAPPs
Tuesday, April 30, 2019
ISA honored award winners and welcomed a new group of CAPPs at Assets 2019 in Louisville, Kentucky. Congratulations to all!
Announcing the New Digital Journal of Advanced Appraisal Practice
Friday, April 12, 2019
Announcing the release of the new Digital Journal of Advanced Appraisal Practice. With online delivery, the reach, readership, exposure, and influence of the journal should increase exponentially, especially among High-Net-Worth Individuals.
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Though stone lithography was invented in 1798, it took until almost 100 years later, or the later part of the 19th century, for the process to be used for advertising posters. Learn more about the art of posters, reproductions, and get some tips for appraising them from Tim Luke, ISA AM.