The Alabama Chapter of the Appraisal Institute invites you to join us for the 2nd Annual Valuation Symposium in Birmingham, Alabama. This all-day event will feature presentations from nationally recognized economists, developers and appraisers. Sessions will focus on the Global Economy, Economic Development in Alabama and the Valuation Profession.
Topics of discussion include:
“Overview of the Macro Economy of the United States– An analysis of current economic conditions, monetary and fiscal policy, and a discussion on the state of the Global Economy”.
Speaker: John Norris-Managing Director Wealth & Investments Oakworth Capital Bank.
“The Next Generation of CRE Disruptors for Appraisers to Prepare for – From Adaptive Reuse to CRE Finance Disruption to Logistics” – Discussion of NexGen of CRE, what is Adaptive Reuse, CRE finance cycles and what does higher interest rates foretell of cap rates.
Speaker: KC Conway, MAI, CRE-Economist Culverhouse College University of Alabama and Chief Economist for the CCIM Institute.
“Economic Growth in the Birmingham Region”– Learn about recent economic development in the Birmingham area and discover how Birmingham is changing from a demographic and statistical standpoint.
Speaker: Brian Jennings, Vice President, Economic Development, The Birmingham Business Alliance
“The Value of Curb Appeal: A Machine Learning Approach” – What is the motivation and relevance of curb appeal? How do we score curb appeal housing data?
Speaker: Dr. Alan Tidwell, Associate Professor of Finance and Alabama Association of Realtors Chair at the University of Alabama
“Role of USDA’s Rural Development in Supporting Rural America” – Overview of Rural Housing Development Program areas: Single Family Housing (SFH), Multi-family Housing (MFH) and Community Facilities (CM). Rural Housing Services and Appraisals.
Speaker: Joel Baxley, MAI Assistant to the Secretary for Rural Development, USDA
“What Does & Does Not Work for Appraisers at Deposition and Trial” – What are the 9 milestones to a good verdict? Discussion of the do’s and don’ts for the 9 milestones. The disposition and the trial are not the same thing.
Speakers: Stephen Roach, MAI, SRA, AI-GRS
Approved 7 hours CE Credit Alabama RE Appraiser Board
Approved: 6 hrs Alabama Real Estate Commission
Approved: 7 hrs Georgia Appraisers CE
Approved: 7 hrs Georgia Real Estate CE
Approved: 7 hrs Mississippi Appraisers CE
Approved: 7 hrs Tennessee Appraisers CE
Approved for Alabama Attorneys: This course or a portion thereof has been approved by the Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Commission of Alabama for a maximum of 6 hours credit, including 0 hours of ethics.