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Capital Update
January 29, 2015
Coming Education

February 20-21, 27 & 28 - Online Training for the Comprehensive and Certified General Exam Click here for details
March 19-20 - Case Studies in Green Commercial Buildings – Washington, DC Special Discounted Price! Click here for details.
April 22 - Supervisory Appraiser/Trainee Appraiser Course – Rockville, MD Click here for details.
April 23-24 -
Advanced Spreadsheet Modeling for Valuation Applications - Rockville, MD Click here for details.
June 15-16 - The Appraiser as an Expert Witness: Preparation and Testimony - Rockville, MD Click here for details.
September 16-18 - Review Theory—Residential – Rockville, MD Click here for details.
October 9 - Marketability Studies: Advanced Considerations and Applications – Rockville, MD Click here for details.
November 17-18 - Two-Day Advanced Income Capitalization/A - Rockville, MD Click here for details.
November 19-20 - Two-Day Advanced Income Capitalization/B - Rockville, MD Click here for detail.
December 3 - 7-Hour National USPAP Update Course – Rockville, MD Click here for details.
December 4 - Business Practices & Ethics – Rockville, MD Click here for details.

Regional Real Estate News

A look at some of the biggest local investments in 2014

450-unit Altaire from LCOR earns Arlington's approval

Mystery solved: Neighborhood Development Co. acquires U Street lot for 10 stories of residential

GSA begins search for FBI builder with billion-dollar balance sheet

Nine economic development questions facing Muriel Bowser

D.C. Council approves soccer stadium deal, paving way for games in 2017

Developer wants portion of I-395 in D.C. shut down to expedite construction project

Why Shooshan isn't going spec on the last of its Liberty Center office buildings
In this issue...
Case Studies in Appraising Green Commercial Buildings - March 19-20
Registration Discounted to Half Price!
As governmental mandates continue to filter down to all local communities, and buyers, sellers, developers and financiers of real estate market assess the importance of energy efficiency and sustainability, it is imperative that appraisers become familiar with the concepts of green building. Top-rated instructor, Theddi W. Chappell, MAI, will share the practical application of techniques available to commercial appraisers.  

The fee for this course has been deeply discounted thanks to a grant from the Institute for Market Transformation.

Click here for details.

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2015 AIDC Board Sworn In

AIDC members and guests convened at Maggiano's in McLean to welcome the 2015 board of directors, share stories with friends and enjoy lots of great food. Here are the members of the new board:

Thomas J. Shields MAI
VP/Regional Manager
Joseph J. Blake and Associates, Inc.

Vice President/Treasurer
Melanie Sieger, MAI, MSRE, VP, Review Appraiser
Pacific Western Bank

Past President
Jerry Harvey MAI
Managing Director
CBRE, Inc.

Robert C. Clark MAI
VP - Appraisal Manager
Pacific Western Bank

Bruce H. Davis, Jr., SRA
Appraisal Source, LLC
Directors (con't)
Bruce Flanagan, Jr., SRA
Flanagan Associates

Brian A. Ginter
Director - Executive Staff

Robert G. Johnson  MAI
JMSP, Inc..

Roy L. Relph, MAI
Sr. Appraiser

Ashton Rowles, MAI
Managing Director
Colliers International

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Call for Comments - Appraisal Foundation
The Appraisal Foundation is pleased to announce that the Appraisal Standards Board (ASB) has issued the Fourth Exposure Draft of proposed changes for the 2016-17 edition of the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice. 

Written comments requested by February 2, 2015. Send Comments to

The Appraiser Qualifications Board (AQB) has issued the following:
Fifth Exposure Draft of a Proposed Revision to the Real Property Appraiser Qualification Criteria and Guide Note 9 (GN-9)  All interested parties are encouraged to comment in writing to the AQB before the deadline of March 16, 2015. Respondents should be assured that each member of the AQB will thoroughly read and consider all comments. Written comments on this Exposure Draft can be submitted by mail, email and facsimile.

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