Basic Construction Refresher
August 4, 2020 || 8:30am - 4:30pm
Hours: 7 CE
Instructor: Sharon K. Lowman, MAI, SRA
This course is designed for real estate agents and appraisers to review fundamental construction methods, both old and new, in residential real estate. The course covers construction from site preparation through completion. Major components of a house are identified, including building materials and mechanical systems. Further, the course reveals red flags that are discernible to agents and appraisers when inspecting a home for a listing, sale, or valuation. Finally, the course describes how physical and functional issues in houses affect value.