Worldwide ERC® and RAC Appraisal Report Writing Contest
the third year in a row, Relocation Appraisers & Consultants (RAC) and
Worldwide ERC® partnered on a Worldwide ERC® Summary Appraisal Report Writing
Contest. The winner was announced on 14 September 2018 at the 2018 RAC
The winner was Paul M.
Lewis, Paul Lewis & Associates of Orono, MN.
Entries were evaluated for:
- Completeness: Is all needed information included in the report? Are the exhibits useful and complete?
- Clarity of Communication: Do descriptions render a good understanding of elements being described? Are sentences complete and grammar reasonably correct?
- Thoroughness: Has the appraiser researched all the important market factors that impact the analysis?
- Internal Consistency: Do
the facts presented in the report lead to the conclusions and recommendations
expressed by the appraiser?
- Complexity of the Assignment: Does the report identify and communicate unique marketing challenges? Does it provide adequate justification for adjustments for unique/unusual challenges?
Contact Chris Wilson, VP, Research & Information Resources, Worldwide ERC®, at CWilson@WorldwideERC.org.
Allen Gardiner, SRA, Gardiner Ray Real Estate Appraisal and Consulting at AGardiner@GardinerRay.Com.