TX Chapter | Sales Comparison Approach (A302)

Starts:  Feb 24, 2020 8:00 AM (CT)
Ends:  Feb 27, 2020 5:00 PM (CT)
Associated with  Texas Chapter of ASFMRA

This course is specifically designed to meet the 30 hours required by the Appraiser Qualifications Board for Qualifying Education for General Certified Appraisers. The course covers topics such as underlying Sales Comparison Approach definitions and concepts, the analysis of a comparable sale, paired sales techniques, derivation and sequence of adjustments, analysis of properties with multiple land types, reconciliation, and case studies. These topics are discussed with a distinct bent toward the sometimes unique aspects of rural property valuation. Concepts are reinforced through classroom discussion, drill problems and periodic diagnostic quizzes.

Please Note: This course is designed to follow Basic Appraisal Principles and Basic Appraisal Procedures. It is assumed the student has already gained the level of knowledge and understanding that is taught in the lower level classes.

Recommended Reading: Prior to attending this course, it is recommended that you read Chapters 11-13 and Chapter 16 in the Valuing Rural America textbook. To purchase this textbook, click here.

Required Equipment & Textbooks: HP-12c, Hp-17bII or HP-19bII calculator(Click here for basic information how to use an HP-12c)

Suggested Textbook: Appraisal of Real Estate, Fourteenth Edition; Dictionary of Real Estate Appraisal, Sixth Edition

Contact Hours: 27 hours + 3 hour exam

AQB Licensure Requirement: Certified General

Instructor: Justin Bierschwale, ARA, MAI
Co-Instructors: Paul Bierschwale, ARA, CRE and Nathan Tonne, ARA, MAI

Registration Fees
Member: $600
Non-Member: $700
Registration fees include: All course materials, lunch Monday-Thursday and one dinner hosted by Justin and Carmen Bierschwale.
Cancellations must be received by February 12, 2020 to receive a refund.

Hotel Information
Holiday Inn Express & Suites
304 Dos Rios Dr
Junction, TX 76849
PH: 325.215.4377
Room Rate: $99/night + tax; Breakfast is included
To make your reservation, call the hotel and ask for the Texas Chapter ASFMRA block to guarantee the discounted rate.

Classroom Facility
The course will be held at the Texas Tech University Center at Junction which is a short drive from the hotel located on the South Llano River. 

Flight Information
Junction, TX is located 2 hours from the Austin-Bergstrom (AUS) airport and 1.5 hours from the San Antonio International (SAT) airport. Closer to the event, details will be shared for finding others to ride share.

For More Information
Course and Travel Details: Carmen Bierschwale | 325.446.3052 | ckbierschwale@gmail.com
Registration: Deanna Ilk | 303.692.1222 | dilk@asfmra.org


Texas Tech University Center at Junction
254 Red Raider Ln
Junction, TX 76849