Utah Association of Appraisers

The Utah Association of Appraisers is a Utah non-profit corporation organized in 1990. Its Board of Trustees comprises delegates of the Utah professional appraiser organizations represented in The Appraisal Foundation. The Appraisal Foundation is a national organization recognized by the United States Congress as the developer and publisher of appraisal standards and appraiser qualification criteria adopted by the States for appraiser and appraisal regulation.

The Utah Association of Appraisers provides proactive representation for the Utah professional appraiser organizations and other Utah appraisers. It contributes to education of the general public regarding the imperative of appraiser objectivity, independence, qualifications, ethics, and professional standards for protection of the public interest. It contributes to education of appraisers to assure accurate interpretation of professional standards, the Utah State Appraiser Law and Administrative Rules and how they apply to an appraiser’s practice. It also provides leadership, interpretation, and impetus on issues affecting the appraisal profession in Utah.

Real Estate Market Appraisal Conference & Expo

UAA has scheduled the Annual Real Estate Market Appraisal Conference & Expo for April 21-22 at Thanksgiving Point. Please mark your calendar and plan to attend this great two-day event. 



Sponsorship Information

Special Thanks to all our event Sponsors. 

Acuity Valuation - Gold Sponsor

Arvis - Bronze Sponsor

DataMaster - Bronze Sponsor

Utah Real Estate - Bronze Sponsor

Utah Association of Realtors - Registration Sponsor


Download the Sponsorship Flyer (PDF)

Sponsorship opportunities begin at $750 up to $3000
Booth Table-top Display Sponsorships begin at $300
To secure a sponsorship or table-top display, please contact Shannon Glaittli at 801.566.5620. 

Event Agenda

Day 1:

7:30am-8:30am - Event Check-in and Expo 

8:30am-10:00am - Utah Division of Real Estate Licensing and Enforcement Update and  UAA 2017 Legislative Update

Presenters: Mark Fagergren & Mike Ostermiller

10:00am-10:30am- Break & Expo

10:30am-12:00pm - Changes in Net Metering: Why It Matters in Buying, Selling and Valuing Property

Presenter: Kevin Emerson

12:00pm-1:15pm - Lunch (lunch will be on your own) 

1:30pm-3:30pm - Metro Study Report: What’s Hot and What’s Not?

Presenter: Eric Allen

3:30pm-4:00pm - Break & Expo

4:00pm-5:30pm - Utah’s Economic Influence on the World Wide State

Presenter: Derek Miller

Day 2:

8:30am-9:00am - Event Check-in

9:00am-10:30am - Analyzing Markets and Data

Presenter: Jared Preisler SRA Chief Appraiser DataMaster

10:30am-10:45am - Break

10:45am-12:15pm - Five Common Appraisal Deficiencies

Presenter: Craig Morley

12:15pm-1:30pm - Lunch  (lunch will be on your own)

1:30pm- 3:00pm - Technology & Apps: Tools that Can Make Us Better Appraisers

Presenter: Joel Frost

3:00pm-3:15pm - Break

3:15pm-4:45pm - Appraisal Practice vs. Appraisal Business

Presenter: Matt Frentheway


Full Conference Registration - $175 (Includes access to all education and exhibits)

1 Day Registration - $99.00 (Includes access to either Friday or Saturday - your choice is available at time of registration)

Half Day Registration - $60.00 (Includes access to either morning or afternoon session on either day. Your choice is provided at the time of registration.)


Cancellation & Refund Policy: 
All attendee cancellations must be received in writing (either mail or email) prior to April 14, 2017.  All attendee refunds are subject to an administrative fee of $25. 
No refunds will be made for "No Shows" or cancellations after April 14th.