MAAO Sponsored IAAO Course 101 - Fundamentals of Real Property Appraisal (MAAO is accepting this Course in replacement of MAAO Course 1 OR Course 2). This course is designed to provide students with an understanding and working knowledge of the procedures and techniques required to estimate the market value of vacant and improved properties. This course concentrates on the skills you need to estimate the market value of properties using two approaches to value: the cost approach and the sales comparison approach. For more information about this course, please review the Course Information Packet.
Recommended (not required) additional textbook: IAAO Property Assessment Valuation (PAV) (3rd edition) at an additional fee beyond the SRM (Student Reference Manual) provided with your registration. This book is not required in order to take the course but is very helpful for your learning experience. This book is available for purchase through IAAO Bookstore at www.iaao.org.
Dates: August 6, 7, 13 & 14 and the final exam to be administered via Proctor Free and available to be taken August 17-19, 2020.
- For the exam: A computer web camera with microphone is required. Please review complete requirements for ProctorFree, our online proctoring service, here.
- A calculator is required.
- Current version of Google Chrome, Firefox, or Safari on a computer running Windows 7, 8, or 10 or Mac OS 10.11+ (El Capitan).
- Current version of Adobe Flash.
- If accessing the course using a mobile device, it must be a large-screen device such as an iPhone 6+ or iPad.
Location: via Zoom
Time: 8:30 am to 5:00 pm with 1 hour for lunch
Credit: This course is approved for 33.50 MAAO recertification credits and has been approved for 33.5 hours of DPL appraisal credits (30 credits without the exam)
The cost for the course will be: MAAO Member - $560.00 Non-Member - $635.00. ALL REGISTRATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED BY JULY 23, 2020.
MAAO Cancellation Policy: To receive a refund, you must notify Paula Rubley via email at firstname.lastname@example.org by July 23, 2020, there are no refunds granted after that date.
Make checks payable to: Massachusetts Association of Assessing Officers or MAAO
Please send your payment to: MAAO,44 Bearfoot Road, Suite 200, Northborough, MA 01532. If you need the MAAO's W-9, you can find it on the MAAO's website in the Resources tab under the About along the top rail.