Real estate appraiser earns designation

Joshua Walitt, lead appraiser in the Grand Junction office of Property Interlink, has earned the SRA membership designation from the Appraisal Institute. Walitt will be honored at an upcoming meeting of the Colorado Chapter of the Appraisal Institute.

The designation requires completion of a curriculum, written exam and appraisal report as well as 3,000 hours of experience. About 3,500 real estate appraisers hold the designation and are recognized as experts in appraising properties of all kinds.

Walitt, also a Certified Residential Appraiser, works mostly in Delta, Garfield, Mesa and Montrose counties, providing services to appraisal management companies, attorneys, lenders and others. He also works as a consultant and speaker.