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.
An AIC Designated Member gives some insight into a career with municipal goverment In The City of Edmonton.
This article is the first of a series that will address the concept of value within the emerging multi-cultural economies of the 21st Century. The objective is to foster an on-line dialogue between AIC members that will lead to an enhanced understanding of the concept of value and provide a basis for discussion to which you, the reader, can respond with your comments, opinions and ideas.