Chicago Chapter Appraisal Institute
Appraisal Institute

Chicago Chapter

CHAPTER OFFICE
205 W. Wacker Dr. #202
Chicago, IL 60606
Tel. (312) 616-9400 Fax (312) 616-9404
la@ccai.org
 

Welcome!

The Chicago Chapter is here to support you - the professional appraiser – to do your very best work, and in so doing, to strengthen the role of appraisers as a solid, reliable link within our economy.

We do that by offering the finest in appraisal education, professional development and networking opportunities. Candidates for Designation will find sage, encouraging Advisors and a framework to help facilitate a meaningful while urgent path toward earning a professional appraisal designation. No matter where you are on the path to designation, you are welcome to join us. Our association is here and now, for you.

The Chicago Chapter is proud to offer the following upcoming education opportunities:

FREE Candidate Networking Event - April 22, 2015
FREE Career Seminar - May 19 2015
Comprehensive Review Course by John Urubek, MAI - June 3-9, 2015


Certification Courses
Title Date(s) Instructor Member Non
Gen Site Valuation & Cost Approach 04/06/2015 -
04/09/2015
Joe Magdziarz, MAI, SRA & Brian Flynn, MAI, AI-GRS $450 $475
Finance & Statistics 04/20/2015 -
04/21/2015
John Urubek, MAI $290 $325
Supervisor Appraiser/ Trainee Appraiser Seminar 05/07/2015 -
05/07/2015
Jeffrey Jacobson, MAI, SRA $115 $140
3 Hour Illinois Portion - Supervisor/ Trainee 05/07/2015 -
05/07/2015
Jeffrey Jacobson, MAI, SRA $85 $110
Res Sales Comp & Income Approaches 05/11/2015 -
05/14/2015
Brian Flynn, MAI, AI-GRS $450 $475
Res Report Writing & Case Studies 05/14/2015 -
05/15/2015
Alan Blankenship, PhD $290 $325
Principles 06/22/2015 -
06/25/2015
Brian Flynn, MAI, AI-GRS $450 $475
Procedures 07/13/2015 -
07/16/2015
Brian Flynn, MAI, AI-GRS $450 $475
USPAP
Title Date(s) Instructor Member Non
15 Hour USPAP

07/27/2015 -
07/28/2015
Brian Flynn, MAI, AI-GRS $340 $390
Advanced Education
Title Date(s) Instructor Member Non
Quantitative Analysis 04/06/2015 -
04/10/2015
Otto Spence, MAI $745 $1065
Advanced Concepts 04/20/2015 -
04/25/2015
Kerry Jorgensen, MAI $795 $1135
Continuing Education - Seminars - Chicago & Suburbs
Title Date(s) Instructor Member Non
2 hour Michigan Law seminar 04/15/2015 Tony Uzemack, MAI, AI-GRS $50 $60
Whatever happened to Quality Assurance in Residential Appraisals 04/16/2015 Dean Zantow, SRA $125 $150
Litigation Assignments for Res - 4 hrs 04/17/2015 Dean Zantow, SRA $65 $90
Unraveling the Mystery of Fannie Mae Appraisal Guidelines - 4 hr 04/17/2015 Dean Zantow, SRA $65 $90
Chicago Residential Market Conditions Seminar 04/22/2015 Symposium $125 $150
Advanced Spreadsheet 05/11/2015 -
05/12/2015
John Urubek, MAI $290 $325
Downtown Chicago Walking Tour 05/15/2015 Joe Wallace, MAI & Tom Rodgers, MAI, SRA $125 $150
Complex Litigation Case Studies 05/27/2015 Joe Magdziarz, MAI, SRA $125 $150
Separating Intangibles 05/28/2015 -
05/29/2015
Kerry Jorgensen, MAI $290 $325
Review Theory - General 06/08/2015 -
06/12/2015
Joe Magdziarz, MAI, SRA $745 $1065
Evaluating Commercial Construction 06/18/2015 -
06/19/2015
James Canestaro $290 $325
Uniform Appraisal Standards for Federal Land Acquisitions 06/18/2015 -
06/19/2015
Brian Flynn, MAI, AI-GRS $290 $325
Evaluating Residential Construction - Saturday seminar! 06/20/2015 James Canestaro $125 $150
Worldwide ERC Relocation Appraising Seminar 07/22/2015 -
07/22/2015
Alvin "Chip" Wagner, SRA $125 $150
Review Theory - Residential 08/12/2015 -
08/14/2015
Craig Harrington, SRA, AI-RRS $625 $895
Business Practices & Ethics 09/16/2015 Brian Flynn, MAI, AI-GRS $125 $150
Continuing Education - Seminars - Bloomington, IL
Title Date(s) Instructor Member Non
Evaluating Residential Construction - co-sponsored with ISPFMRA 07/15/2015 -
07/15/2015
James Canestaro $150 $150
Residential Applications: Using Excel - Bloomington, IL 09/25/2015 -
09/25/2015
Mark Smeltzer, SRA $125 $150
Professional Development
Title Date(s) Instructor Member Non

Where To Stay

The Chicago Chapter has a corporate rate with the Holiday Inn Mart Plaza [just across the river from the chapter offices]

For a reservation, call 312-836-1127. Be sure to tell them you are a student of the Chicago Chapter in order to receive the Preferred Rates below.

January 1 – February 28, 2015 - $95/ night
March 1 – April 30, 2015 - $135/ night
May 1 – November 22, 2015 - $155/ night
November 23 – December 31, 2015 - $95/ night

These rates are based on Single/ Double occupancy plus taxes.  This rate is subject to availability and will apply to a standard room rate. 

Connect with us:
Congratulations to the following members on earning their designations in 2015

Douglas J. Ticus, MAI
Michael P. Roth, MAI
Thomas W. Hamilton, PhD, MAI

Theodore R. Menck, MAI, SRA, AI-GRS
Peter E. Hopkins, MAI, AI-GRS
Alexandra M. Meade, MAI, AI-GRS
John S. O'Dwyer, MAI, AI-GRS