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MTS204AC: Advanced Topics and Report Writing View More Details

LEARNING OBJECTIVE: The objective of this course is to apply all the knowledge gained in the previous courses to the valuing of facilities and the completion of a professional appraisal report. This course also provides a comprehensive review of the concepts studied in the previous three courses. This course addresses the issues of obsolescence: functional, economic, excess operating costs; valuing facilities using all three approaches to value; lease structures; true/tax leases and leverage leases; synthetic leases; conditional sales agreements; appraisal for leasing; fair rental value calculations; components of appraisal reports; report writing; advanced case studies; a comprehensive review of all prior MTS courses.

LEVEL: Advanced

RECOMMENDED READING: It is recommended that all students read the following text sold separately: Valuing Machinery and Equipment: The Fundamentals of Appraising Machinery and Technical Assets 4th Ed.

(27 hours with a 4-hr exam)

•   No ASA re-accreditation credit will be awarded for the online or audio versions of this course for designated members who have previously taken the course.

•   Includes access to downloadable materials for audio files (mp3) and Student Manual (pdf). The proctor agreement form (needed for the exam) will be emailed.

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