Appraisal of Manufactured Homes Featuring Next-Generation Manufactured Homes

Date: December 10, 2020

Location: Virtual Classroom, CA

Northern California Chapter
Ms. Estes
It's a Virtual Offering
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Virtual Classroom, CA
Lisa M. Estes
Justin D. Slack, MAI, SRA, AI-GRS, AI-RRS
READ through all the information listed below before selecting the "Register Now" button for details on timing, required equipment, virtual and out-of-state CE approvals, etc.

Continuing Education
Class Time: 7.5 Hours
Exam Hours: 1.00


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It is the student's responsibility to have the required equipment: Internet Access, computer with webcam, microphones and speakers. The instructor / monitor must be able to see / view students throughout the offering and the students must be able to view the instructor and/or the instructor's presentation. Most laptops have the webcam, microphones and speakers built-in.

IMPORTANT: If you are seeking credit for this offering from a state outside of California, check with your state licensing board(s) - before registering - to make sure that they will accept (1) virtual classroom credit and (2) credit from an out-of-state provider. 

The optional exam is NOT available with this virtual offering.  Those interested in taking the exam post-presentation can contact Education Delivery at the Appraisal Institute National Headquarters 312/335-4207 or to make arrangements to take the exam at a Pearson Vue Testing Center. The cost to take the exam is $95 (subject to change). 


Course Materials Include:

  • Course Handbook (315 pp.)
  • Pre-Class Downloads (1.4 KB)
  • Pre-Class Assignment (1 p.)
  • Opt Out Form (2 pp.)  


Important! You may want to consider ordering print materials for this seminar, or simply print all materials on your own and bring them to class. Having print copies of the materials will enhance the learning experience for this seminar.
This program is made possible through collaboration with Freddie Mac.


You will be asked to clear the calculator’s memory before and after the examination. Only one calculator is permitted in the testing room. Examinees taking most AI exams may bring their own calculator to use during the exam. Laptops, cellular phones, tablets, iPads, wearable technology (smart watch, Apple Watch, Google Glass, etc.), and other devices that can store data or connect to the Internet are NOT permitted during the exam. In addition, all watches, wallets, bags, and purses must be removed and stored out of reach prior to taking the exam.

Cancellation Policy


Written cancellations received by Thursday, November 26, are subject to a $35 cancellation fee.  Cancellations received after that time but prior to noon on Thursday, December 3, are subject to a $55 cancellation fee.  No refunds for cancellations received after Thursday, December 3 or for program "no shows".  Cancellations can be emailed to

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Northern California Chapter

Additional Information

Seminar Hours and Materials
Online check-in will begin at 8:00am on Thursday, December 10.  Instruction will run from 8:30am – 5:00pm (Pacific Time) and will be conducted using ZOOM as the interactive learning platform.  The optional exam is not being administered with this virtual offering. .  

Tips on Downloading the Seminar Handbook
Students are encouraged to have pre-printed (rather than electronic) materials easily accessible to enhance the learning experience

  • Log in to My Account (
  • Select Education & Events (right sidebar)
  • See list of all offerings, scroll to Appraisal of Manufactured Housing and select View
  • You will now see a box that contains downloadable program materials
  • Click link(s) to download the following:

- Appraisal of Manufactured Housing Handbook
- Appraisal of Manufactured Housing Solutions
- (2) Two work files associated for this offering

Photo ID Required
Please send  a copy of your Driver's License or Photo ID to  Feel free to cover all personal information with the exception of your photo and name. Quick tip:  Cover this information with cut to size post-it notes before taking a photo with your phone or scanning.  Without receiving this information, registrants will not be sent the ZOOM log-in link.  In the subject line type "DL -  [enter your last name] - Manufactured Housing 2020" before submitting.  ID's should be submitted to the Chapter Office immediately upon completing this online registration.

Required Texts
There are no additional required texts or materials for this offering than those referenced above.

Required Equipment 
This class will be held via Interactive Technology (ZOOM).  It is the student's responsibility to have the required equipment - Internet access, computer, webcam and microphone.  Some registrants may find a secondary device (ipad, phone, laptop or desktop computer) helpful during instruction; though pre-printed materials are recommended.

In addition, students will need:

  • 4-function calculator

Education Credit Hours and Attendance Verifications

Those who check into the interactive platform late, leave early, leave during non-scheduled breaks or simply "disappear from view" may jeopardize receipt of credit.  Webcams must remain "on" and registrants must remain visible throughout the scheduled instructional periods. 

Appraisal Institute: Full attendance (100%) enables Designated Members and Practicing Affiliates to receive 35 AI CEC points.   

BREA Continuing: Appraisal of Manufactured Housing has been approved by the California  BREA for 7-hours (#19CP754601368) of CEC. Licensed/certified appraisers seeking BREA CEC must meet the 100% attendance requirement. [Note:  This particular offering is based on the "live" version that falls under the temporary exemption for virtual / online education due to COVID / SIP restrictions.]

BREA Basic/Qualifying: Appraisal of Manufactured Housing is not approved for BREA qualifying education (QE) credit.

SBE (State Board of Equalization): Appraisal of Manufactured Housing is being submitted for 7-hours of SBE training credit for assessors who meet the 100% attendance requirement.

If you are seeking credit for this offering from a state outside of California, check with your state licensing board(s) to make sure an out-of-state virtual offering will be accepted before registering.

NEW! Attendance Verification Process Effective 10/01/19
Verified attendance certificates will be available for downloading within 15 working days of the offering

  • Logging into My Account
  • Select EDUCATION
  • Click on the specific offering that you are seeking the certificate for; it will show REGISTERED
  • Scroll to the very bottom of the screen to (1) COMPLETE EVALUATION FORM and (2) RETRIEVE CERTIFICATE

Note:  Effective 10/01/19 students will be able to access their attendance certificates 24/7 through the Appraisal Institute's netFORUM association management program.  The Northern California Chapter does not have direct access to certificates for programs held after this time. Any issues in retrieving certificates should be brought directly to the attention of the Appraisal Institute's Education Delivery Department at 312/335-4207 or

Confirmation Emails

All confirmed registrants will receive a payment receipt plus a separate confirmation by email.  Be sure that you can accept emails from each of the following email addresses: 

In addition, ZOOM details regarding logging into the offering will be sent separately from one of these emails above, most likely

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Disclaimer Information

Cancellation Policy:    Written cancellations can be emailed to We reserve the right to substitute instructors, or to cancel or modify this program if sufficient registrations are not received by November 30 or due to other circumstances beyond our control. In the event of cancellation, tuition fees will be refunded. All other costs incurred are the registrant’s responsibility.

Special Accommodations:  Special accommodations are available for individuals who have been professionally diagnosed as physically or learning disabled and can provide appropriate documentation in writing prior to the offering. Without advanced notification, accommodation may not be available.

Lost or Damaged Items:  The Appraisal Institute is not liable for lost or damaged items. This includes but is not limited to calculators, laptops, cell phones, etc.

Communications: By registering for this event, you agree that your communications may be monitored or recorded at any time and that your contact information may be placed in a roster designed for networking purposes.  You also agree to receive emails from us regarding this and other educational offerings.  We reserve the right to switch or change the virtual learning (zoom, Go2, etc.) platform selected for this offering based on program logistics

Questions? Contact the Northern California Chapter:
  The Northern California Chapter is the local sponsor of this virtual education event.  We can be reached at or by calling 925/932-7753. 

National Disclaimer

Virtual Education Exception

Please note that not all states have approved Virtual education, therefore, registrants MUST CHECK their individual states for approval BEFORE registering for the Program. Before registering for the Program, registrants understand and agree that continuing education credit for this program MAY NOT be available in their state on the date of the Program. The Appraisal Institute is not responsible if credit is not available for the Program in individual states. Please note: State exceptions for virtual education may expire PRIOR to the offering date.

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.