Appraisal Institute Webinars
Convenient, Valuable Training
The Appraisal Institute conducts regular webinars on today's "hot" appraisal issues and appraisal business practice topics. AI webinars cover industry issues that are top-of-mind for real estate appraisers, including residential appraisal
form changes, guidelines for appraising distressed real estate and lead generation tactics during an economic downturn.
June 21, 2013 | The CFPB Appraisal Rules and You
Description: The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is authorized to deal with a range of appraisal related topics, including consumer disclosures, appraisal requirements and servicing requirements. Earlier this year, Regulation B (Equal Credit Opportunity Act) and Regulation Z (Truth in Lending Act) underwent significant changes. The agency also finalized a rule relating to loan servicing with impacts on valuation. Attend this webinar to learn the latest information from CFPB staff on these final rules and their impact on appraisals, and hear how banks are treating the new rules.
Duration: 2 hours
June 26, 2013 | Excel as an Appraisal Professional: Making Your Job Easier Using Excel Spreadsheets
Description: Microsoft Office Excel is a dynamic spreadsheet tool ubiquitously used the world over by millions of professionals in a broad range of professions. This webinar will introduce the beginning to intermediate Excel user to the primary Excel functions that are most relevant to your work as an appraisal professional. Additionally you will discover Excel templates and tools that have been created by appraisers, for appraisers, designed to help you perform specific number-crunching tasks in the blink of an eye. And you will walk away from this webinar with the basic tools necessary to begin your own exploration of the Excel program.
Duration: 2 hours
CE Credit: Appraisal Institute members who attend will receive Appraisal Institute continuing education credit. Completion certificates will not be sent. This is not approved for state continuing education credit.
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FREE! Webinar Recording: The Market Conditions Addendum Form
Description:Listen in as Mark Ratterman, MAI, SRA, covers the "Market Conditions Addendum to the Appraisal Report" (Form 1004MC) that will be required for all one- to four-unit properties starting April 1, 2009. The webinar includes a case study, which will illustrate how to complete the form.
Duration: 26 min, 46 sec
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