Instructor - Mark Polon
This is a 10 hour course and costs $95
This course shows you how to use effective valuation methodologies in markets with limited comparable sales data. The ability of the Real Estate professional to provide reasonable and logically obtained asset value data fosters confidence in the decisions made using the valuations.
This course explains 10 valuation methodologies and ranks their effectiveness in markets lacking comparable sales data. Each method is explained and demonstrated through examples and case studies. At the end of this course, you will be able to: recognize the relationship between outside and inside influences on the value of a real estate asset; identify alternatives for creating reliable valuations of real estate assets; define the relationship of the capital market to the space and property market; analyze the value of existing income producing assets including office, retail, industrial, and apartment; examine viability of contract rent and the prediction of market vacancies; calculate various measures of return and performance on all varieties of income producing real estate; choose between the most reliable methods of valuation based on current market conditions; and predict future income for an asset based on market conditions and contract tent.
How do I take this course?
This course delivers 10 hours of video lecture presentations on key topics in the valuation of income producing properties. You can download and print a copy of the presentation slides, and make notes as you follow along. To make it easier to absorb the material, each hour is divided into short segments, of about 15 minutes each. You can watch as many, or as few segments each day, or each week, in your own time. Each segment is followed by a short quiz to help you review, and test yourself about what you have learned. There is also a forum discussion, so you can talk, get help, and just be social as you journey through commercial real estate appraisal with others online.
Do I get a Certificate of Completion?
Yes. On completion of this course, you will be able to print a Certificate of Completion showing the overall average that you achieved in all of the quizzes. You may be able to take this to your university or college to ask for transfer credits, or to your professional association to see if you can be awarded continuing education credits.
This introductory session reviews the four primary types of property, and surveys the methods for valuation decisions. You will also learn how Mueller's real estate market cycle model impacts on valuation decisions.