""The Five Star Institute"":http://www.thefivestar.com/#/home announced Monday the formation of the National Appraisal Congress (NAC).[IMAGE] [COLUMN_BREAK]
In response to a developing need for thought leadership and the promotion of best practices and execution, the NAC will serve as a collection of subject matter experts to foster collaboration in the real estate appraisal industry.
Jordan Petkovski was named the committee's chairman.
Petkovski has worked in the residential appraisal industry in various senior positions for more than 15 years. He currently serves as the chief appraiser for TSI Appraisal, a division of ""Title Source"":http://www.titlesource.com/. Petkovski is a nationally recognized author and subject matter expert with respect to residential appraisal practices.
""I couldn't be happier with the opportunity to serve,"" Petkovski said. ""Property appraisals are an important part of market valuations, and I'm looking forward to leading the NAC at a time in our industry where our profession is at the epicenter of stability and progress for housing and communities.""