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49 Pa. Code § 36.52. Use of certificate number and title.

§ 36.52. Use of certificate number and title.

 A certified real estate appraiser shall place his name, signature and certificate number adjacent to or immediately below the title ‘‘Pennsylvania certified general real estate appraiser,’’ ‘‘Pennsylvania certified residential real estate appraiser’’ or ‘‘Pennsylvania certified broker/appraiser,’’ as appropriate, on each written appraisal report and each written appraisal agreement. A substantially similar title may be substituted. Professional designations may be included adjacent to the signature, if applicable. The following will serve as an example:


 John Doe, (Professional designation, if applicable)

 Pennsylvania Certified Residential Real Estate Appraiser

 Certification number RL-999999-L


   The provisions of this §  36.52 issued under sections 5(2), 6(h) and 10(b) of the Real Estate Appraisers Certification Act (63 P.S. § §  457.5(2), 457.6(h) and 457.10(b)); amended under sections 5(2), 6(f), 9(a) and 10(b) of the Real Estate Appraisers Certification Act (63 P.S. § §  457.5(2), 457.6(f), 457.9(a) and 457.10(b)); and sections 3, 4(d) and 12 of the Assessors Certification Act (63 P.S. § §  458.3, 458.4(d) and 458.12).


   The provisions of this §  36.52 adopted July 24, 1992, effective July 25, 1992, 22 Pa.B. 3864; amended July 20, 2007, effective July 21, 2007, 37 Pa.B. 3367; amended July 16, 2010, effective July 17, 2010, 40 Pa.B. 3956. Immediately preceding text appears at serial page (342160).

Cross References

   This section cited in 49 Pa. Code §  36.13 (relating to experience options for preparation of appraisal reports; experience logs); 49 Pa. Code §  36.54 (relating to duties of supervisory appraiser); and 49 Pa. Code §  43b.15 (relating to schedule of civil penalties—certified real estate appraisers—statement of policy).

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