Courses & Seminars

ASFMRA is an internationally recognized leader in appraisal training. We are a not-for-profit appraisal society and sponsoring member of the Appraisal Foundation providing education since 1929 and serving all jurisdictions in the United States. We provide Appraisal Qualifications Board (AQB) and state approved appraisal training for certified general licensure and for continuing education.

The ASFMRA offers specialized seminars such as Yellow Book, Valuation of Conservation Easements, Timber Property, Mineral Rights, Dairy Appraisal and a lot of other topics. Take a look at the seminars to see what we offer, then take a look at our education schedule to see what is being offered near you! If you have any questions you can contact Deanna Ilk at 303-692-1222 or

Market Area and Industry Analysis

Target audience: Appraisers

This course is designed to refamiliarize appraisers and other valuation experts on the need for concise, relevant, and timely market area descriptions in valuation and appraisal reports. The presentation will also focus on the applicability of a well-researched industry analysis when working with special use facilities and other segments of real estate where economic impact within the industry has a direct impact on the real estate associated with it. The course is designed to be interactive and students will work together to complete a written assignment upon conclusion of the instructional segments. Students are required to bring a laptop.

Contact Hours: 8 hours