Detail of Topics Day 8: Investing in Real Estate Lecture Series 2011

Day 8
May 28, 2011 (Saturday)
"PROPERTY VALUATION: HOW TO DO IT YOURSELF"

What is the Market Value of a certain property? Do you need to hire an appraiser or can you do it yourself? How would appraisal be done? How reliable is appraisal for making investment decision in real estate? These are only some of the many questions that would be answered in the seminar on “The How To’s of Property Valuation” that URBAN Institute will conduct.
The seminar covers the topics: needs for appraisal; principles of real estate values; factors that influence real estate values; how appraisals are done and methodologies; data collection and verification; appraisal methods for valuation of lots only, lot with improvements and properties with income; what price to pay for raw lands intended for subdivision development; how to scrutinize appraisal works & accuracy of values; how you can do it yourself and many others.