The DC Board of Real Estate Appraisers regulates the practice of real estate appraisal, including the functions of a state appraiser certifying and licensing agency under Title XI of the Financial Institutions Reform, Recovery, and Enforcement Act of 1989, approved August 9, 1989. Additionally, the Board protects consumers by enforcing the District of Columbia real estate license law (pdf). The real estate license law is defined by the District of Columbia Second Omnibus Regulatory Act of 1998 (Omnibus), which took effect on April 20, 1999.
The Board consists of five members appointed by the Mayor. Three members shall be real estate appraisers licensed in the District, one shall be a real estate broker licensed in the District, and one shall be a consumer member. Three members of the Board constitute a quorum.
The Board meets on the third Wednesday each month at 10:00 a.m. at the DCRA headquarters, located at 1100 4th Street SW, Washington, DC 20024. The Board can be reached by phone: (202) 442-4320 or fax: (202) 698-4329.
Board Administrator: Lisa Branscomb, Lisa.Branscomb@dc.gov
Current Board Members
- Jerome Farrow - Chair
- Tamora Papas - Appraiser Member
- Trinity L. Jennings - Appraiser Member
- Marguerite Allen - Consumer Member
- Margot Wilson - Real Estate Broker Member
2014 Meeting Dates:
|January 15||February 19||March 19|
|April 23||May 21||June 18|
|July 16||August - Recess||September 17|
|October 15||November 19||December 17|