Thursday , 28 January 2021

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Q&A: Is It Time to Take On an Appraisal Trainee?

Appraisers are often reluctant to take on an appraisal trainee. They fear that doing so will turn out to be a lot of time and energy spent for little reward. They tend to assume that the trainee, once she earns the Certified Appraiser designation, will set up shop as a competitor. On the other hand, the appraisal industry needs fresh …

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Is Now a Good Time to Get Into Commercial Appraisal Review?

In a word, yes. Based on recent market data regarding the recovery of commercial real estate following the COVID-19 pandemic, appraisers would do well to add commercial appraisal review assignments to their valuation service offerings. Keep reading to learn why now is a great time to gain or enhance your commercial review skills with our new CE course, Introduction to …

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The Many Benefits of Appraising Luxury Homes

Tired of competing with hybrid valuation products and dealing with low fees and unrealistic turn times? One solution may be to specialize in luxury real estate appraisal. We asked Jo Traut, appraisal curriculum and content specialist at McKissock Learning, to tell us all about the benefits of appraising luxury homes. Click the video below to get Traut’s insights into this …

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