Jet Advisors Adds Two American Society  of Appraisers Consultant to staff

The American Society of Appraisers is an organization of  appraisal professionals and others interested in the appraisal profession.  International in structure, it is  self-supporting and independent.  The  oldest and only major appraisal organization representing all of the  disciplines of appraisal specialists, the society originated in 1936 and  incorporated in 1952.  ASA’s National  Office is in the metropolitan Washington, D.C., area.

The society is dedicated to the benefit of the appraisal  profession.  It is one of eight major  appraisal societies that, in 1987, founded the Appraisal Foundation, a national  nonprofit organization created to establish uniform criteria for professional  appraisers.  Since 1989 the Appraisal  Foundation has been recognized by the U.S. Congress as the source for the  development and promulgation of appraisal standards and qualifications.

Society members include specialists in real estate  (residential, commercial, industrial and agricultural), business valuation,  machinery and technical specialties (cost surveys, commercial and pleasure  craft marine surveys, machinery, equipment, public utilities, oil, gas, mines  quarries and other properties), personal property (antiques, fine arts  residential contents, automotive specialists, etc), gems and jewelry, appraisal  review and appraisal management: in short, all types of tangible and intangible  property, both realty and personalty.

Jet Advisors President, Kevin O’Leary was recently certified  as an Accredited Senior Appraiser. Jet Advisors also recently added aviation  appraisal professional, Ms. Kristin Ebbeson, to its growing staff.  Kristin Ebbeson is currently certified by the  American Society of Appraisers as an Accredited Senior Appraiser for Machinery  and Technical Specialties – Aircraft. She is a graduate of the College for  Lifelong Learning of the University System of New Hampshire.

Ms. Ebbeson has appraised more than 4,000 aircraft  and/or aviation related assets with a total appraised value of over twenty-five  billion dollars. In addition, she has generated more than 600 residual or  future value projections, and has been instrumental in researching and writing  aircraft market analyses.

Jet Advisors has committed to ASA certification to  further refine our aircraft valuation skills as well as to provide additional  services to our clients. Jet Advisors continues to expand our services to  better serve our clients growing needs.