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

Sales Comparison Approach

Target audience: Appraisers

This seminar is intended to reinforce the concepts of the Sales Comparison Approach and its application to the overall appraisal process. The seminar is intended to not only review the various formulas and procedures utilized in the development of an opinion of value by the Sales Comparison Approach, but also to develop an understanding of the inner workings of this approach to value so that the appraiser can more accurately interpret market data.

Contact hours: 8 hours