Welcome to the Appraisers’ Coalition of Washington.

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Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae have put in place programs that waive appraisal requirements in first purchase and refinance transactions using proprietary models and data from MLS services and public records for the collateral risk decision making process. READ MORE…


Thank you for making our 2017 Summer Conference a success! Please click on the ‘Resources’ tab to download presentations from the conference.

The Appraisers’ Coalition of Washington (ACOW) is a Washington non-profit corporation organized by the Washington chapters of all appraisal organizations that are member organizations of the Appraisal Foundation Advisory Council.

The purposes of ACOW are as follows:

  • To educate and communicate with members of the appraisal profession or with any persons concerned with valuation of real or personal property in Washington about legislative and regulatory issues.
  • To support the maintenance and improvement of The Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) and its effective enforcement by the State of Washington.
  • To foster and promote the appraisal profession to the general public through education, research, and publications.
  • To raise the funds necessary to administer its activities and to carry out its purposes and objectives.

Appraisal Watchdog

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Washington State Legislature

One of our jobs at ACOW is to keep track of pending legislation that affects the Real Estate Appraisers of Washington State. To learn more about what is happening in Olympia today.

WA Legislature

Regulatory Agencies

The Appraisal Foundation provides regulation, standards and qualifications for real estate professionals. To learn more about The Appraisal Foundation click the button.

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