Appraiser licensing varies from state to state. To participate in what is called a “federally-related transaction,”
An appraiser must be licensed or certified by his or her state. have worked hard to establish a reputation for quality and prompt work, performed professionally and ethically, with outstanding customer service.
.You should always be sure your appraisal service provider is licensed and in good standing. The Appraisal Subcommittee (ASC) of the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) maintains a national database of appraisers and their license/certification status. It is available publicly at this link. Among other things, this database, which relies on reports from each state appraisal board, will tell you if a service provider you are considering has had his or her license suspended, revoked, or whether the license has lapsed. You can rest assured that my license is current and in good standing!
Pamela Evans is a licensed appraiser in the State of California.
She handles both federally related transactions and providing values for estate purposes, probate cases, and mediation situations such as dissolutions of marriages. AR License #3002198
California Certified License Appraiser