As a real estate salesperson, it is important to understand the steps of a home appraisal. It is key element of the home sale process and to being a successful real estate professional. This mandatory 30-hour SAE course will give a detailed overview of the appraisal industry. Learn more about the purposes and functions of an appraisal, cost, market data, income approaches to value estimates, social and economic determinant of value, final correlations and reporting. Hear real-life appraisal case studies to help you understand the course content while you fulfill your education requirement for the first year of licensure for Texas real estate professionals.