After months of intense work, under the burden of a top-secret clearance, a cryptanalyst 1 breaks an encryption. However, based on the maximum of “the need-to-know,” he is not allowed to read any intercepted secret…
The ideal stability on the appraisal teeter totter would be to have a professional valuator on each side or having both ends worked by trade appraisers. Here one can expect consistency in valuation approach.
March 1, 2021
by Theresa (Teri) Brossmer, GG (GIA), ASA, MGA®, ARM-GJ
Every assignment provides us with a new opportunity to be a better appraiser. Whether or not you choose to write appraisals in compliance with USPAP, as appraisers, we should share the same desire to act ethically and competently to protect the public’s trust in the profession we love.
Taxable events can sometime give rise for the need of an appraisal. But what should we consider before accepting the assignment? There is more than Federal law that can dictate how to proceed. Is the value information stated or certified? Who says distribution needs to be equitable?
Sometimes the most basic of questions is the best question. For example, why do markets exist? Most everyone has heard about “supply and demand.” To be blunt, one should view the relationship between supply…