provides an overview of the standards that affect real estate noted in the 2011 International Valuation
Standards. Specifically written for domestic and international
valuation experts with a working knowledge of valuation techniques as well as
for those with a financial and real estate background, this course will provide
a working knowledge of the current and more user-friendly International
Valuation Standards. The course provides guidance and examples and shows
participants how to apply the IVS principles as widely as possible. Emphasis on
ethical behavior and competent practice will help foster a higher level of
public trust benefiting the real estate valuation profession in the USA and
Upon completion of the course, participants should be able to:
- Recognize how IVS provides a common basis for comparison by knowing whether or not an assignment has been completed correctly.
- Recognize that IVS is a reference source for those outside the valuation profession and especially those who have little knowledge of appraisal practice.
Valuation Standards 2011 (published by the International Valuation
Standards Council) will be provided with the course materials. To
purchase an electronic version, however, please see http://www.ivsc.org.
satisfies the Appraisal Institute’s Standards of Professional Practice
requirement for international Candidates for designation (in addition to Business
Practices and Ethics).
This course is in
International Valuation of Fixed Assets
Professional Development Program. For a list of FAQs, which
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