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Appraisal Methods and Techniques

Articles here discuss approved appraisal methods and techniques within the appraisal industry with which to develop credible opinions of value. Please browse the below articles and documents to reference information regarding these concepts.

Pre-recorded ServiceLink Training Sessions

  1. LSI Appraisal Line - 02/15/2013 - Site Valution: Sales Comparison, Extraction & Allocation: Hosted by George Vann, SRA. Click here.
  2. LSI Appraisal LIne - 03/26/2013 - Excess Land, Surplus Land and the Impact on Appraisals: Hosted by George Vann, SRA.  Click here.
  3. LSI Appraisal Line - 04/09/2013 - Gross Living Area: Hosted by George Vann, SRA.  Click here.
  4. LSI Appraisal Line - 04/12/2013 - Matching, Bracketing and then What:  Hosted by George Vann, SRA.  Click here.
  5. LSI Appraisal Line - 05/10/2013 - Property Rights Appraised: Hosted by George Vann, SRA Click here
  6. LSI Appraisal Line - 05/14/2013 - Alternative Intended Uses: Hosted by George Vann, SRA Click here
  7. LSI Appraisal Line - 05/17/2013 - Verifying & Adjusting Sales Concessions: Hosted by George Vann, SRA  Click here
  8. LSI Appraisal Line - 08/09/2013 - Zoning Codes Impact on Highest & Best Use: Hosted by George Vann, SRA  Click here
  9. Appraiser Bulletin -  08/15/2013 - Estimation of Taxes when appraising new, proposed or under construction dwellings.  Click here.
  10. QA Chat - 11/25/2014 - Top Areas of Concern - Supporting Adjustments, Prior Transfers, Contract Review and Weighting - Click here.

Appraisal Bulletins

Appraisal Bulletin - Analyzing Transfer History  06/17/2014

This bulletin discusses common omissions and mistakes made in the researching and analyzing of all transfers (not just sales) of subject and comparable sales.  Click here for bulletin.


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