Real Estate Appraisal 13th Edition Textbook

This new edition addresses the changes in the appraisal industry, their impact on real estate transactions, and their practical application for appraisers, real estate professionals, lenders and consumers.

CONTENTS: Importance and Purposes of Appraisals - Nature and Characteristics of Property and Value - Principles Controlling Real Estate Value - Economic Analysis - The Appraisal Process - Considerations in Site Analysis - Fundamentals of Site Evaluation - Construction Methods and Materials - Architectural Styles and Utility - Cost Approach vs Replacement Cost - Cost Approach: Accrued Depreciation Analysis - Sales Comparison, or Market Data Approach - Income Approach: Income Expense Analysis - Income Approach: Capitalization Theory and Techniques - Reconciliation and Final Value Estimate Appraisal Statistical Concepts - Writing the Report - Computerization of the Appraisal Process - Considerations in Appraising Other Types of Single-Family Residences - Special Purpose Appraising - Professional Opportunities in Real Estate Appraising - License and State Examination Requirements, Lender Appraisal Guidelines, and Common Errors and Omissions - Appendix, Glossary, Index.