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  • President's Message 2017 President's Message 2017 Thursday, January 12, 2017 in News Membership in ISA continues to get better every year, and 2017 will be no exception. ISA is the largest of the top three professional personal property appraisal organizations... View More
  • The Architecture of Appraising: Building on a Solid Foundation The Architecture of Appraising: Building on a Solid Foundation Tuesday, December 13, 2016 in Conference As members and affiliates of an innovative, hardworking and curious community, we have the opportunity this year at Assets 2017 to look at our own practice with fresh eyes. View More
  • Worthwhile Attractions during Assets 2017 Worthwhile Attractions during Assets 2017 Friday, December 2, 2016 in Conference While we’re excited to bring attendees of Assets 2017 (March 31 – April 3) programming of the highest quality, we also understand that the conference’s Chicago location would mean nothing without the opportunity to get out and explore the city, home to the ISA Headquarters. View More
  • Expanding Your Comparables Resources: A Fresh Look at Sources Expanding Your Comparables Resources: A Fresh Look at Sources Monday, November 14, 2016 in Education, Member Insights, Business Tips If you’re like me, you often get stuck in a rut with your tried-and-true comparable research sites. Lately, I’ve been expanding my resources, and I wanted to take this opportunity to share a few of my finds with you. View More
  • Meet the Next Director of Education Meet the Next Director of Education Friday, November 4, 2016 in News On behalf of the International Society of Appraisers Board, I am delighted to announce that Meredith Meuwly, ISA CAPP, (member of ISA since 2009), has been appointed as the new ISA Director of Education, effective January 1, 2017. View More
  • A Real 'Name'-Changer A Real 'Name'-Changer Thursday, October 20, 2016 in News I am thrilled to announce that the ISA Board has approved the Antiques & Residential Contents (ARC) Committee’s recommendation to change the name of the ARC division to Antiques, Furnishings + Decorative Arts, otherwise referred to by its acronym AFDA. View More
  • Oh, The Tours You Can Take Oh, The Tours You Can Take Friday, October 14, 2016 in Conference There are few better ways to further enrich your Assets 2017 experience than by participating in the hands-on tours we have planned at some of Chicago’s most famous art and antiques institutions. View More
  • What's Next for USPAP? What's Next for USPAP? Thursday, October 6, 2016 in Education The next revision to the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice will be effective as of January 1, 2018. Although it seems far away, it is only about a year before the new version is released. View More
  • New to the ISA New to the ISA Thursday, September 29, 2016 in News The ISA is proud to introduce the following individuals to the ISA. Please join us in publicly welcoming them to the Society! View More
  • Oriental Rugs: The Myths, the Market, and More Oriental Rugs: The Myths, the Market, and More Thursday, September 22, 2016 in Education, Member Insights, Business Tips

    Winston Churchill’s description of the former Soviet Union, “a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma,” also serves as an apt way of depicting the world of Oriental rugs.

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