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Uniform Appraisal Standards for Federal Land Acquisitions 11.15.17 Hunt Valley, MD

Start Date:                   11/15/2017

End Date:                    11/17/2017

No. of Days:                3 days

Course Level:              Intermediate

CEU Credits:                24 Units IRWA /  21 AQB  /  21 CE hours (Maryland Commission of Real Estate Appraisal)

Class Time:                  8:00 AM - 5:00 PM 
Tuition:                         $469.00 Member / $469.00 Non-Member


Sponsored By:             IRWA Headquarters

The Uniform Appraisal Standards for Federal Land Acquisitions (Yellow Book) Course is now available! The course developer, The Appraisal Foundation, sets the Congressionally authorized standards and qualifications for real estate appraisers and provides voluntary guidance on recognized valuation methods and techniques. The IRWA is a founding Sponsor of the Foundation.
Upon completion of the course, participants will understand the development process for valuation assignments for federal land acquisitions; demonstrate an increased knowledge about the application of 2016 Yellow Book Standards to valuation assignments for federal land acquisitions; evaluate the content and level of information and analysis required to communicate the results of an appraisal prepared for federal land acquisitions; and connect the legal foundation/rationale/guidance that govern recurring valuation problems and specialized appraisal issues unique to federal land acquisitions. The course is based on the 2016 Uniform Standards for Federal Land Acquisitions, the first revision since 2000.
A four-function or higher calculator.
The Yellow Book may be purchased in paper copy, electronic copy, or in combination at The Appraisal Foundation store, or downloaded free from the U.S. Department of Justice.
Appraisers and Review Appraisers
Government employees who are users of Yellow Book appraisals
Otto Spence
David Layne, SR/WA, is the owner of Layne Consulting Services, Inc. Dave has thirty plus years experience in all phases of right of way (Project scoping, appraisal / appraisal review, acquisition / relocation assistance, asset (Property) management, and organizational management). Currently, he teaches at proprietary schools, for several professional organizations, and at the college / university level. He has advanced degrees in both business (M.A.) and adult education (C.A.S.). In 1991, Dave received the Frank C. Balfour Professional of the Year Award. In addition to the SR/WA designation, Dave holds an ASA designation with the American Society of Appraisers and an IAO designation with the Institute of Assessing Officers. He is a certified general real estate appraiser in New York state.

Vanessa Ringgold
20 E. Timonium Road, Suite 111
Timonium, MD 21093
Phone: (410) 252-5075
Johnson, Mirmiran & Thompson, Inc (JMT)
40 Wight Avenue
Hunt Valley, MD 21030
Participant Capacity: 50
Participants are responsible for their own accommodations


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