2016 - Volume 60 - BOOK 2

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Engaging individuals, property owners and communities in generating clean energy to sell to the grid is a win-win for everyone. Cleaner energy, contributing to the greenness of the planet and getting paid to do it – it does not...
Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) are metrics or measures that can be used to determine and grade performance of just about anything. In business, KPIs represent the numbers that can be used to determine how an individual or an organization...
All appraisals completed in Canada by members of the Appraisal Institute of Canada (AIC) must comply with the AIC’s standards presented in the Canadian Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (CUSPAP). All members of the AIC must receive regular...
CRA Diversification

CRA DIVERSIFICATION

Here is an example of how a CRA has successfully diversified his practice. Leigh Walker is a Managing Partner with LawrensonWalker Real Estate Appraisers in Vancouver, British Columbia and specializes in residential appraisals He has worked in the real estate...
Owner-supplied information: proceed with caution In providing their services (appraisal, review, consulting and reserve fund studies) members of the Appraisal Institute of Canada (AIC) often rely on owner-supplied information (this could also read ‘client-supplied information’ when the client is not...
Abiding by a legal requirement to render an opinion of market value (e.g., real property assessment) for limited market, special purpose properties presents a difficult challenge for the appraisal community. If there are no buyers and sellers for a...