Award Winner

Profession Recognizes Maloney for Book

dave_smcover_7th_3Dcover_smallFREDERICK, Maryland — Certified appraiser and veteran appraisal course writer, author and instructor David J. Maloney, Jr. of Appraisal Course Associates has received the International Society of Appraiser’s (ISA) Publication Award for his book, “Appraising Personal Property: Principles & Methodology”.

“Congratulations for receiving the Publication Award!” said ISA’s Executive Director, Joseph Jackson, CAE.

Published by Appraisers Press, this now-668-page book is used by members of all personal property appraisal societies and is considered the definitive work on personal property appraising. This book is the most comprehensive course available in the underlying core appraisal fundamentals required of today’s professional personal property appraiser including appraisal principles, methodology, practices, theory, ethics, standards and report writing.

The Award is presented for the most outstanding written work involving the appraisal profession as a whole. In selecting Maloney’s book, consideration was given to the degree the work enhances the appraisal profession including its growth, credibility and image. “In my opinion, it is an outstanding resource,” said ISA Awards Committee Chair, Martha Peck, ISA CAPP.

International Society of Appraiser's Publication Award presented to Dave Maloney, author of "Appraising Personal Property: Principles & Methodology"“My goal in writing this book was and continues to be to share with both experienced as well as novice appraisers the knowledge I’ve gained in over 35-years of appraising in the hopes of improving their performance as professional personal property appraisers,” said Maloney.

“The International Society of Appraisers is a respected professional appraisal society and I am honored by their recognition,” he continued.