West Palm Beach, Florida. Palm Beach County Property Appraiser Gary Nikolits CFA presented Brian Overfield RES, Tom Albanese RES and David Adomatis PPS their designation certificates from the International Association of Assessing Officers on February 7th. These three IAAO designations bring the Palm Beach County Property Appraisers Office to a total of twenty-six (26) IAAO professional designations.
Mr. Nikolits has one of the most professional appraisers offices in the world according to the International Association of Assessing Officers "Fair & Equitable Magazine". The IAAO has five professional designations which are all represented in Palm BeachCounty; the Assessment Administrative Specialist (AAS), Certified Assessment Evaluator (CAE), Residential Evaluation Specialist (RES), Personal Property Specialist (PPS) and the Cadastral Mapping Specialist (CMS)
To date Palm Beach County has one hundred and seventy-seven (177) Certified Florida Evaluators (CFE) designated by the Florida Department of Revenue. Nikolits has sixteen (16) licensed Certified General Appraisers and forty-eight (48) licensed Certified Residential Appraisers along with professional designations from the Appraisal Institute (MAI, SRA) and the American Society of Appraisers (ASA). His team has ten (10) Real Estate Brokers and eleven (11) Real Estate Associates.
Mr. Nikolits is proud that the office of Property Appraiser has never had a defective tax roll in the twenty 20 years he has served which he contributes to his professional staff.