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  • From the Chair of the Board

    The Board met for its regular quarterly meeting on Thursday, February 9th to elect officers, appoint committees and mentors, propose and adopt rules, and consider disciplinary cases. It was a full agenda as usual and staff did a great job of preparing for the many business items we needed to attend to.

  • 2018-19 USPAP Revisions: What has Changed? Part One

    In February 2017, the Appraisal Standards Board (ASB) of the Appraisal Foundation adopted revisions to the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) for the 2018-19 edition. This process began with the issuance of a Discussion Draft in January 2016 and was followed by three exposure drafts of proposed revisions to USPAP. The changes adopted by the ASB at its meeting on February 3, 2017, will be incorporated in the 2018-19 edition of USPAP and associated guidance materials.

  • Fee Survey Announced for Appraisers and AMCs

    TALCB has commissioned a survey of appraisers and AMCs in Texas to document fees paid for appraisal reports in 2016.

  • Fingerprints Now Required for Appraisers

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    Applicants must submit fingerprints to apply for or renew a license.

  • 2016 TALCB License Holder Survey

    We are pleased to have your feedback on our TALCB License Holder Survey. Please follow the link to the survey below. It will not take more than 10 minutes of your time to complete and will give our agency extremely valuable information as it strives to improve customer service, increase license holder expertise, and enhance consumer protection.

    TALCB License Holder Survey

  • AMC Survey Results Announced

    The University of Houston’s Hobby Center for Public Policy has reported the results of a major appraisal fee survey.  The survey and report were commissioned by the Texas Appraiser Licensing & Certification Board (TALCB) and updates a 2012 survey required by House Bill 1146 in the 82nd legislative session.

  • TALCB Appoints New PIC and Mentors

    The Texas Appraiser Licensing and Certification Board Has Announced New Peer Investigative Committee (PIC) Appointments and Mentors. Head over to the  PIC and Mentor pages to get more information about the committee and mentor members.

  • TALCB Bulletin Published

    TALCB publishes a newsletter with the Texas Real Estate Commission (TREC). Check out the latest edition for all most up to date information on what is going on with TACLB and the appraiser community. Including a great article on changes in supervisory appraiser eligibility! 

  • Agency Releases Report of 2016 License Holder Survey

    Almost 7,000 license holders provided responses to 50 questions about their characteristics, practices, results and attitudes. This new survey offers insights into the current profile of real estate practitioners. The survey will be updated every four years for comparison and trend analysis.

  • Valuation Review Reports on Commissioner Oldmixon’s Presentation

    The October 17, 2016 Issue of Valuation Review Reported on Commissioner Oldmixon’s Presentation to the Appraisal Summit & Expo