Please visit the Appraisal Institute website at for up-to-date information concerning the Covid-19 virus and guidance for appraisers.

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The Bluegrass Chapter Welcomes You!

Welcome to the Bluegrass Chapter of the Appraisal Institute and thank you for visiting. The Appraisal Institute is a global professional association of real estate appraisers, with nearly 22,000 professionals in almost 60 countries throughout the world.  The Bluegrass Chapter is one of 79 chapters of the Appraisal Institute.

The Bluegrass Chapter offers top-notch education opportunities in the form of advanced education, qualifying education, professional development courses and continuing education seminars. Turn to the Bluegrass Chapter-AI for all your real estate appraisal education needs! Whether you’re working toward your appraisal license or certification, residential, general, or specialized practice, the Bluegrass Chapter-AI can help you achieve your career goals.  We present more high quality offerings than any other classroom provider in the region, and have students from all over the lower 48, and the upper 2.  We invite you to attend one of our many educational offerings, and rest assured that the Bluegrass Chapter-AI does not cancel education classes!

Join us at a chapter meeting or participate in a chapter event! Chapter meetings and educational opportunities are a great way to meet and network with appraisers active in our market area.

We encourage you to investigate the benefits of joining the Appraisal Institute!

Bluegrass Chapter Membership Meeting
Virtual meeting via ZOOM
March 2, 2021
12:00pm ET

Register Here


Seth Shelton recently obtained his SRA designation.  We wish you continued success in your appraisal career.



News regarding COVID-19 continues to evolve.  The Bluegrass Chapter-Appraisal Institute continues to take preventative steps for the health and safety of all our students, instructors, and their families. We hope this will help mitigate the spread of the Coronavirus in Kentucky and throughout the country.  We thank you for your patience and understanding as we respond to the rapidly changing circumstances surrounding this virus.

We understand you have options for appraisal education, and sincerely appreciate the opportunity of being your choice for education.  We will continue to monitor the situation and keep you advised of ongoing developments.  If you have any questions, please let us know.


The 2021 Appraisal Institute Annual Conference
August 9-11, 2021
Orlando, FL

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