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Appreciation

The fair and reasonable estimation of the value of an item. The increase in the financial worth of an asset as compared to its value at a particular earlier date as a result of inflation or greater market demand.

appreciation

n. the increase in value through the natural course of events as distinguished from improvements or additions. (See: appreciate)

appreciation

(Increased value), noun accrual, accruement, accumulation, added monetary worth, addition, advance in worth, gain, gain in worth, growth, growth in value, increase, increased price, increment, realization, rise, rise in value

appreciation

(Perception), noun apperception, appraisal, appraisment, assessment, awareness, clear perreption, cognition, cognizance, comprehension, correct valuation, discer nment, estimation, full appraisal, just estimation, measurement, recognition, valuation
See also: accession, augmentation, boom, cognition, comprehension, computation, concept, determination, differentiation, discretion, discrimination, enlargement, estimation, honor, increase, knowledge, mention, perception, realization, recognition, regard, respect, scienter, sensibility
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How are we to keep all this material fixed on an appreciation or an argument?
People feel their home investments are best protected in neighborhoods with long and proven track records of appreciation.
The Appreciation Station, which is a brightly colored treasure chest, helps parents recognize and reward good behavior and good deeds, whether that's finishing chores around the house or getting good grades in school.
By accomplishing tasks or through good behavior, children earn color-coded tokens which are then used in the Appreciation Station to retrieve their prize.
The Appreciation Station is a constant, visual reminder that we should appreciate and celebrate a job well done in our home," Low said.
Backed by a host of child psychology experts, the Appreciation Station aims to celebrate the best in children, so they can begin to feel increasingly better about themselves and accomplishments, cope with life's challenges, make good decisions, manage time wisely, and problem solve.
The Appreciation Station is a perfect tool for any parent who wants to increase their child's self esteem, confidence, and social skills," said Dr.
Because the holdings of these securities are constantly increasing, the value of accurately predicting the appreciation rates of the underlying properties is likewise constantly gaining in importance.
Thus, the pricing of reverse mortgages is closely tied to the expected appreciation rates for the underlying asset during a 10-to 15-year horizon.
To respond to the need for a reliable method for predicting long-term housing appreciation rates, we at the University of Michigan Business School developed a model and calibrated it using census data.
Using metro-area data to predict appreciation rates is beneficial for a number of reasons.