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Appraisal

A valuation or an approximation of value by impartial, properly qualified persons; the process of determining the value of an asset or liability, which entails expert opinion rather than express commercial transactions.

appraisal

noun appraisement, assessment, computation, determination, estimate, estimated value, estimation, evaluation, examination, fixing a price, measurement, quantification, reckoning, setting a price, setting the value, survey, valuation
Associated concepts: appraisal at actual value, appraisal at estimated value, appraisal at market value, appraisal value
See also: account, appreciation, arbitration, assessment, choice, computation, concept, cost, decision, determination, differentiation, discernment, discretion, discrimination, estimate, estimation, expense, face amount, generalization, idea, inspection, judgment, measurement, par, perception, price, proposal, rating, report, review, value, worth
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Given this statutory language, the proposal differentiates between entities that contract with appraisers to perform appraisals (such entities being AMCs), versus those whose employees directly perform appraisals (those entities being appraisal firms).
We recognize the need for quality appraisal reviewers in today's real estate marketplace and congratulate these three dedicated professionals on this significant achievement," said Appraisal Institute President Ken P.
Under current interpretations of the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act, "Consumers are led to believe the 'Appraisal Fee' being paid to a creditor is for a property appraisal, v-hen in fact it is for the appraisal as well as appraisal management services," the Appraisal Institute, the American Society of Appraisers, the American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers, and the National Association of Independent Fee Appraisers told the Federal Reserve System's Board of Governors in a Dec.
Te Appraisal Journal's Armstrong/Kahn Award is part of a long tradition of article awards.
To be treated as having demonstrated verifiable education and experience, the appraiser must make a declaration in the appraisal that, because of his or her background, experience, education and membership in professional associations, he or she is qualified to make appraisals of the type of property being valued.
There is now one appraisal report form for each property and inspection type for both Desktop Underwriter and manually processed mortgages.
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dollars which could typically be realized at a properly advertised and conducted public auction sale, held under forced sale conditions and under present day economic trends, as of the effective date of the appraisal report.
The laptop's appraisal software, including updated pricing and technical information, lets appraisers complete their work efficiently and accurately, with all the information, including photos, saved in electronic format.
A statement that the appraisal is done for estate or gift tax purposes--if appropriate--the date on which the appraisal was done and the appraised fair market value.
Managerial performance appraisals present special challenges because management involves an inherently complex and varied set of activities.
The simple answer is that many human resource experts do not recommend using appraisals to gauge pay raises.