Using Technology in Residential Appraising

Date: March 13, 2020

Location: San Diego, CA

San Diego Chapter
Ms. Patti L. Kreutzer
National University
9388 Lightwave Avenue
San Diego, CA 92123
Patti Kreutzer
O'Harra, SRA, Kevin


The seminar will begin with a discussion of simple regression analysis using Excel for adjustment support and will focus on deriving a dollar per square foot adjustment from comparable sales. Following will be a discussion of services available for use for data population into appraisal reports, and what services are available to assist appraisers with market analysis. Different software programs such as Datamaster and alamode Titan will be explored, and Spark Software will be demonstrated. The next session will explore Mobile Appraising, and will focus on the advantages of using a tablet or phone in the field for inspections of the subject property and comparables. The last session will discuss other services available to make the appraiser’s life easier, including accounting software, billing services, and more.

Additional Information

TIME: Check in 8:30 am / Seminar 9:00 am to 12:00 pm 

REGISTER EARLY - By February 13, 2020 to take advantage of the Early Price. 

Seminar fees will increase $10 on February 14, 2020, and an additional $10 on March 11, 2020. 

CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDIT: This seminar is approved for fifteen (15) points of Appraisal Institute continuing education credit, and for three (3) hours of BREA continuing education credit (Approval No. 19CP754601411). 

CANCELLATIONS/REFUNDS: Up to 15 days prior to program start date, a $25.00 cancellation fee will be applied to all requests for cancellation. Between two and 14 days prior to program start date, a $50.00 cancellation fee will be applied to all requests for cancellation. Less than two days prior to program start date, no refunds will be given.

Disclaimer Information

ENROLLMENT: Enrollment is on a first-come, first served basis. If the event is filled, a waiting list will be retained. The San Diego Chapter reserves the rights to cancel, limit, or reschedule any event if the minimum enrollment level is not reached, and to change faculty assignments and facility locations at any time. Prospective students should confirm their registration with the Chapter office before making any non-refundable airline reservations. Transfers are not allowed.

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.