Real Estate Appraisal Course

The Real Estate Appraisal course is ACE recommended for college credit transfer

ACE Credit Recommendation Reference Number: CFTA-0020 (CFT Course Code: A217)

Course Prerequisite Info: CFT strongly RECOMMENDS that students complete the Residential Mortgage Lending course prior to taking the Real Estate Appraisal course.

Course Description:

Mastering real estate appraisal has never been easier.  Both simple and complex subjects are covered in terms that are easy to understand and accurate.  This course references and explains the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice, introducing all of the appraisal related topics listed in educational requirements for universal state licensing and certification.

Topics include:

  • Real Estate Appraisal and You
  • Legal Considerations in Appraisal
  • The Formal Appraisal Process
  • Focus on Neighborhood, Community, and Market
  • Real Estate Economics and Value
  • Property Inspection and Analysis: The Site
  • Property Inspection and Analysis: The Improvements
  • The Sales Comparison Approach
  • Analyzing and Adjusting Comparable Sales
  • Valuing the Site
  • Introducing the Cost Approach
  • Estimating Loss in Value: Accrued Depreciation
  • The Income Approach
  • Income Capitalization: Rates and Techniques
  • Reconciling the Value Estimates

Audience:  Real Estate Lenders

Diplomas and Certificates Applicable to the Real Estate Appraisal course:

eBook access included in tuition

Why ebook?  Ebooks offer numerous benefits! They empower you to create flashcards instantly, allowing you to reinforce your understanding of challenging sections. Ebooks facilitate active engagement by enabling you to highlight important passages effortlessly. Plus, they automatically bookmark your progress, ensuring you never lose track of where you left off.  One standout feature of ebooks is their read-aloud functionality. Whether you’re on a long commute or simply need a break from reading, this feature allows the book to be narrated to you, providing a convenient alternative to traditional reading.

Ebooks offer many benefits that cater to diverse reading preferences and lifestyles, and as an added benefit, Ebooks are available on any device!

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Jeff Smith
Jeff Smith

Jeff has been the Chief Lending Officer at Freedom Credit Union in Springfield, MA since 2013 and is in charge of managing the Commercial, Mortgage, and Consumer Lending portfolios, as well as the Col... read more.

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