Technology for Commercial Real Estate Appraisers

Date: May 23, 2023

Location: Pittsburgh, PA

Western Pennsylvania Chapter
Kari Ballenger
NOVA Place
100 South Commons
Pittsburgh, PA 15212
Vella, Mark



Included with registration:

  • Two (2) Hours Appraiser CE
  • Property Tour
  • Two (2) drink tickets
  • Pizza
  • Free Parking

Additional Information


This seminar will provide an overview of techniques and tools used today to solve the appraisal problem as well as prepare and deliver the appraisal report. It will also offer an onsite commercial property presentation utilizing the techniques and tools that can be used out in the field to complete property inspections aiding in the development and preparation of an appraisal report. 

Technology as it affects appraisal production and problem-solving will be showcased while highlighting firsthand knowledge of what appraisers can do to improve the quality of their appraisals. We will also discuss the pitfalls associated with slow adoption and ways to improve the adoption process, and this directly relates to recruiting new talent. Several tools available on the internet will also be presented to help appraisers improve their use of modem, up-to-date information resources. 

Appraisal technology is changing fast. You will learn about new technologies you can use to save time and function as a team while working on your reports. 


What technology tools are appraisers using now?

What are the negatives associated with slow adoption?

What technology can be used to streamline my process?

What is adoption and how does that impact recruiting?

Which technology tools really increase productivity and which ones do not?

How can you access you report data out in the field?

National Disclaimer

This Educational Program was developed and organized by the Appraisal Institute Chapter offering the Program with the intent of addressing topic(s) of current local interest solely for educational and informational purposes. The Appraisal Institute national organization was not involved in developing or organizing the Program.

The content of this Program, including but not limited to any written materials and presenter comments, does not represent the viewpoint of the Appraisal Institute (defined as including but not limited to, the national organization, its Regions, Chapters, members, candidates, affiliates and staff) unless formally adopted by the national Board of Directors. Further, the Appraisal Institute has not peer-reviewed or approved the content of the Program and does not warrant the accuracy or timeliness of the content of the Program. The content of the Program is subject to court decisions and local, state and federal laws and regulations and any such revisions of such laws and regulations.

This Program is presented with the understanding that the Appraisal Institute is not engaged in rendering legal, accounting or other professional advice or services. Nothing in the Program is to be construed as the offering of such advice or services. If expert advice or services are required, attendees and readers are responsible for obtaining such advice or services from appropriate professionals.

State Credit

Please note that 100% attendance is required in order to receive any approved state credit or to be awarded AI CE points. It is imperative that you check with your state board for state approval information before completing registration.

Other Information

If you have a disability and require accommodation, please notify the sponsor at least two weeks in advance for reasonable accommodations to be arranged.

The Appraisal Institute reserves the rights to cancel, limit, or reschedule the program and to change instructor assignments and facility locations at any time.