Accumulated systemic problems in the appraisal sphere caused a serious crisis of appraisal activity’s self-regulation, lack of mutual understanding between the regulatory body and appraisal community. At the same time, active reforms in the field of higher education and in the sphere of professional appraisal activity have changed the requirements for training appraisers. The article presents analysis of the programs for professional retraining and further skills development of appraisers at several dozen educational institutions, as well as analysis of requirements for higher education programs in the field of appraisal activity. The paper also analyses topics, sources of information, glossaries of basic terms and exam questions for holding a qualification examination in the field of appraisal activity in terms of their use in educational process and improving the training program for appraisers.
Rating of the most strategic appraisal companies for the second half of year 2013 – the first half of 2014 according to the INES Center for ratings and certification.
The RF Ministry of Economic Development has prepared a draft bill that would change the proceedings to contest the cadastral appraisal results. The Deputy Minister of Economic Development Nikolay Radievich Podguzov in his interview told the “ES” magazine what key changes should be expected.