rightSRA Designation (source: The Appraisal Institute)
SRA stands for Senior Residential Appraiser, and is a designation conferred by the Appraisal Institute. The Appraisal Institute has more than 26,000 members and 91 chapters worldwide. Its mission is to support and advance its members as the choice for real estate solutions and uphold professional credentials, standards of professional practice and ethics consistent with the public good.

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Kevin Kral has the SRA designation; the Institute's most prestigious for its members who practice primarily residential appraisals. Mr. Kral can provide you with real estate solutions, experienced in the analysis and valuation of residential real property.

SRA designates must meet the following requirements:
Education:

  • Receive a passing grade on six examinations that reflect 181 hours of classroom instruction and that test the appraiser’s knowledge of appraisal principles, residential valuation techniques, report writing and standards of professional practice
  • Hold an undergraduate degree from an accredited educational institution (or satisfy a specified alternative)
Experience:
Receive credit for 4,000 hours of experience, including 2,000 hours of residential appraisal experience, all of which must meet strict criteria.

Demonstration Report:
Receive credit for a demonstration appraisal report relating to a residential property that demonstrates the ability to present a properly supported value estimate or opinion evaluating the nature, quality, or utility of a parcel of real estate or any interest in, or aspect of, real property, or fulfill an approved comparable alternative.

Because of its rigorous requirements and commitment to providing valuable information, continuing education and other valuable resources to its members, you can be confident Mr. Kral with his SRA designation will provide you with the very highest quality residential appraisal service.