Learn the principles and practices that distinguish green buildings from traditional buildings, methods for appraising the high-performance house, and approaches to solve solar-related valuation problems. Upon completion of the three required courses and successfully passing the exam with 80%, you will receive 20 Continuing Education Hours approved by the Bureau of Real Estate Appraisers.
Appraising Green Homes: Construction Methods and Trends (Class 1)
An introduction to all phases of green residential construction—from proper siting of a home to finish material selection.
Appraising Green Homes: Valuation Techniques (Class 2)
Participants will analyze valuation studies and cost data for green residential projects, and will learn about energy labels and how they can be used to support energy efficiency programs in their area. Latest market research and several green home adjustment techniques will also be provided.
Appraising Green Homes: Advanced Applications (Class 3)
Valuation techniques from modules one and two will be directly applied to appraisal case studies, providing tools that can be integrated into real world practice. Passing a formal exam allows the student to use the designation of Accredited Green Appraiser.
Instructor: Build It Green