CA Chapter | Basic Appraisal Procedures (A102)

Starts:  Mar 18, 2019 8:00 AM (PT)
Ends:  Mar 21, 2019 5:00 PM (PT)
Associated with  California Chapter of ASFMRA

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A102 Basic Appraisal Procedures is in an introductory course for those studying for a career in valuation services. The course is the second in the curriculum sequence of qualifying prelicense education required by states of individuals pursuing appraisal licensure and certification.

Students will learn the basic appraisal procedures with concentration on the appraisal process and an emphasis on rural properties and techniques. Topic themes run throughout the course to focus student learning on defining the appraisal problem, collecting and selecting data, analyzing the data using the three valuation approaches, reconciling the approaches and communicating with the client and intended user of the appraisal service. The integrated case study will guide the students through the appraisal process. Beginning with neighborhood analysis and concluding with the final value opinion, the students will appraise a rural residential property with multiple land uses.

Required Equipment: HP-12c calculator. You must be familiar with calculator operation when the course begins. Answers to problems in course material are shown using the HP-12c. Do not come to class expecting to be taught how to use a financial calculator.

Optional Texts: The Appraisal of Real Estate, Thirteenth Edition; Appraising Residential Properties, Third Edition; The Dictionary of Real Estate Appraisal, Fifth Edition.

Contact Hours: 28 hours + 2 hour exam

AQB Licensure Requirement: Trainee, Licensed, Certified Residential, Certified General

Accreditation: This course is required for the ARA and the RPRA

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Registration Fees
Member: $679
Non-member: $749

Cancellation Policy
Cancellations received more than 10 working days prior to the training will receive a full refund less a $50 administrative fee. Those received 5-10 days before the offering will receive a full refund less $75. Fees are forfeited if registrant cancels within 5 days of the training without a valid reason or does not appear. Substitutions of registered individuals are allowed as long as written communication is submitted prior to the start of the offering. Fees may also be applied to a later training within the series.

For More Information
Meeting: Susan Pheasant | 559-278-4405 |
Registration: Deanna Ilk | 303-692-1222 |


Fresno State Institute for Food and Agriculture
2910 E. Barstow Ave
Fresno, CA 93740