National Society of Real Estate Appraisers

Appraisal Buzz 

"The Latest Buzz for the Appraisal Industry"

Appraisal Today

"Appraisal News and Business Tips"

Architecture - Housing Designs

"Use these architecture resources to learn more about famous buildings and structures around the world, classic and modern house plans, building a house, famous architects and more."

Area Vibes - Best Places to Live

"In addition to the unique AreaVibes Livability Score, we also offer a wealth of demographic information for each neighborhood and city, such as: population, male to female ratio, household income, income per capita, marital status, racial breakdown, languages spoken and much more. Area Vibes also provides in depth information about: crime rates, cost of living, schools, employment, air quality, housing, transportation and weather."

US Census- QuickFacts

"QuickFacts provide statistics for all states and counties, and for cities and towns with a population of at least 5,000 or more."


"The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is a U.S. government agency that makes sure banks, lenders, and other financial companies treat you fairly."


"Get regulatory info about your state."

EPA EnviroMapper

"Your one-stop source for Environmental Information."

Fannie Mae

"Our expert economists, analysts, and strategists study every major aspect of housing and the economy and publish their findings in timely forecasts, analyses, and detailed reports. Subject-matter experts across the company also share their insights in our Fannie Mae Perspectives, covering important trends and opportunities facing our industry." 

FEMA Map Service Center

"The FEMA Flood Map Service Center (MSC) is the official public source for flood hazard information produced in support of the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). Use the MSC to find your official flood map, access a range of other flood hazard products, and take advantage of tools for better understanding flood risk."

Federal Housing Finance Agency

"FHFA experts provide reliable data, including all states, about activity in the U.S. mortgage market through its House Price Index, Refinance Report, Foreclosure Prevention Report, and Performance Report.​"

FHA/HUD Appraiser Webpage

"FHA INFO announcements and SF NEWS about Mortgagee Letter issuances, procedure updates, and training & events."

GIS & Mapping Software

"ArcGIS, the world’s most powerful mapping and spatial analytics software."

Herbert H. Landy Insurance Agency

"The Herbert H. Landy Insurance Agency, Inc. has been a national leader in providing Professional Liability Insurance and Errors and Omissions (E & O Insurance) since 1949. We offer coverage through some of the finest, most financially-sound insurance companies to assist our clients in obtaining the best combination of coverage and cost to fit their own unique professional insurance requirements."

Learn Appraising

"At LearnAppraising.com, you will have instant 24-hour online access to the best appraisal exam prep and learning resources available to real estate appraisers."

Learn Appraising Pyramid Game

"A game-show styled quiz game that uses hundreds of databased questions just for appraisers."

Liability Insurance Administrators

"LIA is the strongest name in providing quality Appraiser Errors and Omissions Insurance. Since 1978 we have been known for our stability, reliability and integrity."

McGowan Program Administrators

"With coverages available for both residential and commercial real estate appraisers, as well as appraiser trainees who have passed the exam, McGowan Program Administrators Real Estate Appraisers Errors and Omissions insurance provides the protection you need."

ADFINET- Mortgage Guides

"Mortgage Lending Guides."

Mortgage Lender Implode

"Tracking the housing finance breakdown: a saga of corruption, hypocrisy, and government complicity."

National Association of Home Builders

"NAHB offers a full slate of news publications focused on a variety of home building industry topics."

National Association of Realtors 

The National Association of REALTORS® is a leading force in organized real estate, dedicated to its members' success.

National Association of Real Estate Brokers 

A NAREB member is called a REALTIST and represents all professional disciplines within the real estate industry. Realtists promote the highest standards of professional integrity and follow a strict code of real estate industry ethics. We have a special charge to make certain that communities of color are treated with dignity and respect.

Real Estate Valuation Magazine (Henry Harrison)

Realty Trac

"Search over 120 million foreclosed homes,
homes for sale and off market property reports."

Natural Resources Conservation Service

"The NRCS online newsroom has the latest information on USDA’s conservation agency, including news releases, feature stories, downloadable media files and more."

The Appraisal Foundation

"The Source of Appraisal Standards and Appraiser Qualifications."

The Appraisal Subcommittee

VA - Appraiser Resources

"Links are provided as resources for VA fee appraisers."

Working RE

"Working RE is an award-winning print and digital publication serving real estate appraisers, home inspectors, real estate agents and brokers, mortgage field inspectors, energy raters and other real estate professionals."