Seven Myths and Realities of Residential Appraisals: Do You Know the...

There is an overall misunderstanding about how an appraiser arrives at a market value, sometimes leading to a misconception that "the appraiser killed the deal". This article will debunk these myths and provide additional insight and perspective from a designated appraiser’s point of view.
Business succession: timing your exit strategy

Business Succession – Timing Your Exit Strategy

This article offers the pros and cons of various exit strategies for those considering retirement.
Appraising in the prairies

A Typical Day of an Appraiser on the Prairies

This article explores the life of an AIC Designated Appraiser and his work in the Canadian prairies.
Why property valuation is important

Property Valuation: Why is it important in today’s economy?

As the 2008 - 09 financial crisis so clearly demonstrated, real estate markets - when not appropriately regulated and managed - can contribute to the instability of a nation’s economy. One of the core elements of a healthy and balanced real estate market is a systemic approach and commitment to reliable property valuations.