Event Calendar

Monday, October 18, 2021

2021 New England Appraisers Expo Morning and Commercial Programs

Start Date: 10/18/2021 8:15 AM EDT
End Date: 10/19/2021 12:45 PM EDT

Venue Name: Live-Streaming on Zoom

Organization Name: MBREA

Email: staff@mbrea.org
Phone: (617) 830-4530

Morning & Commercial Program

Check out the special offer at the bottom of the page!

The 2021 New England Appraisers Expo General & Commercial Programs will take place on October 18,2021 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. and on October 19, 2021 from 8:30 a.m. to 11:45 p.m. Attendance both days is required to receive CE credit.

We are required to track each participants attendance which will be done through poll questions which will launch periodically throughout both days of the programs. We will not be able to award CE credit to participants who fail to answer all the poll questions.
Members: (AI and MBREA): $175
AI members who are not MBREA members should obtain a code from the Chapter office.

All Others:
Everyone saves $30 when you register before October 2, 2021

October 18, 2021
8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Morning Program
Economic Update  
Christopher L. Foote, Ph.D.
Senior Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
Dr. Foote’s presentation will encompass an update on national influences affecting real estate and the economy.
Washington in View
Congressman Jake Auchincloss
As Vice-Chair of the House Financial Services Committee, Congressman Auchincloss play an important role on legislation that will impact the appraisal profession and the financial services industries.
Data Science:  A New Approach to Valuation?
George Dell, SRA, MAI, ASA, CRE, LAI
The goal of this presentation is to provide an overview of the modern data science approach to valuation.  The emphasis is on applied econometric theory and principles of science applied to modern data, visual methods, computation, and algorithmic tools.
October 19, 2021
8:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.

Commercial Program
Commercial Appraisal Review: Insider Tips, Trends, and Best Practices
Deborah Carlson, Vice President, Needham Bank
Karen Friel, MAI, Friel Valuation Advisors
Christine C. Hume, MAI, AI-GRS
Alan Johnson, MAI, Vice President, Peoples Bank
Molly Skipper, LRES Corporation (Moderator)

This panel discussion will be focused on commercial appraisal review and real estate risk management for financial institutions. Speakers will discuss timely topics related to compliance and best practices to maintain valuation and collateral valuation integrity for loans and bank investments. Presenters will offer expertise and knowledge pertaining to market risk analysis for the accuracy of valuations used in commercial real estate lending. The discussion will focus on the latest developments related to regulatory requirements, quality control and monitoring of real estate valuation providers, trends related to high-risk property loans, appraisal and evaluation compliance management tools (platforms and policies), valuation alternatives for appraisal-exempt transactions (evaluations), common errors and issues in appraisal and appraisal review, and effective business communication around bidding,  engagement, and resolution of appraiser / reviewer disagreements. Presentation and discussion will be valuable for appraisal reviewers and staff, credit officers, lenders and underwriters, as well as appraisal practitioners in attendance.
The Status of the Regional Mall Market in the United States
Donald P Bouchard, CRE, MAI, Senior Vice President, Lincoln Property Company

This program will examine the market segmentation, competition, retail transition, and valuation metrics of regional malls. Specific topics include the history of malls, valuation data requirements, and capitalization rate sources, controversy, and trends.
State Approvals
State Morning Program (4-Hrs) Commercial Program (3-Hrs) Residential Program (3-Hrs)
CT AAL.000818 AAL.000822 AAL.000819
MA 580056 580058 580057
ME 34C037 34C038 34C0036
NH Approved Approved Approved
RI REA.0001735-CE REA.0001738-CE REA.0001736-CE
VT CA-53771 CA-53777 CA-53773
  • States listed as “Approved” do not assign numbers (or have not provided numbers) to approved courses.
Bonus Offer!
Sign up for the 3-hour Residential Program for the very low price of $55. Click here for more info and to register.

Online Registration

Registration is Closed
Closed: 10/16/2021 12:00 AM

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