Real Estate Appraisal Courses Offered in January
December 23, 2009

Real estate appraisal courses designed to help students prepare for licensure and certification in Maryland are being offered in January by the continuing education division at Wor-Wic Community College on the corner of Route 50 and Walston Switch Road in Salisbury.

Anyone interested in a career in real estate appraising can develop an understanding of real property concepts and characteristics, legal considerations, the valuation process and economic principles by taking “Appraisal Principles and Procedures.” The class will meet on Mondays and Wednesdays, Jan. 25 through April 7, from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. This course, in combination with “Real Estate Appraisal: Standards and Ethics,” which is being offered April 9 and 10, is designed to help students meet the education requirements to become licensed real estate appraisers.

Licensed real estate appraisers interested in becoming certified residential appraisers can learn more about location considerations, functional obsolescence, quantification issues, changes in market conditions, and valuing high-end residential dwellings and partial interests by taking “Advanced Residential Applications and Case Studies.” The class will meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays, Jan. 26 through Feb. 11, from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. This course, in combination with “Statistics, Modeling and Finance,” which begins Feb. 16, and “Mastering Unique and Complex Property Appraisal,” which begins March 9, is designed to help students meet the education requirements to become certified residential real estate appraisers.

For more information, call (410) 334-2815.