Leveraging Analytical Tools to Assist the Appraiser

Thursday, March 18, 2021 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
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Joe Lynch and Brian Melsheimer

2 Hours CE Credit (CA) 

Excel Jedi Masters Joe Lynch and Brian Melsheimer … back to bestow their excel knowledge on you they are.  Yrssss.  This class will cover how to get your data from most MLS systems into Microsoft Excel and how to translate that data into support for appraisals.  Learn how to create linear regression graphs to support time adjustments, GLA adjustments, and site size adjustments.  Explain and show contrasting/grouped pairs analysis to determine supportable adjustments.  Do you get revision requests for adjustment support?  This is a perfect solution.  What can 5 or 10 years of data show about the current value of the subject property?  Learn to show the readers of your appraisal that you are a market expert.  An excel master you too can be. 
What about the 1004MC? Spoiler alert … it sucks.  Learn how to supplement market conditions with meaningful data.  We will also touch on some of the other tools for appraisers that can help with analyzing market conditions and support adjustments.