As part of:
What is this course about?
To give participants:
1. an understanding of valuation principles, concepts and practice and methods of valuation.
2. the knowledge of how a property valuation is carried out.
3. an appreciation of the relevance of real estate investments and market to property valuation in Singapore.
Personnel working in the real estate sector.
1 VALUATION CONCEPTS (2 HOURS)
1.1 Define property valuation.
1.2 Discuss general valuation concepts and principles.
1.3 Evaluate what market value is.
1.4 Summarise the role of a valuer.
1.5 Discuss the purpose of valuation in relation to mortgage, sale, purchase, stamp duty, estate duty, acquisition, accounting, etc.
1.6 Explain the valuation process.
2 METHODS OF VALUATION (8 HOURS)
2.1 Explain the following methods of valuation and their applications:
a) Direct Comparison Method
b) Investment Method
c) Residual Analysis
2.2. Select the most suitable valuation method in particular situations.
2.3 Understand how a simple property valuation is carried out including inspection of property, collecting data, conducting searches and forming opinion.
3 RELEVANCE OF REAL ESTATE INVESTMENTS AND MARKET TO PROPERTY VALUATION (4 HOURS)
3.1 Define investment.
3.2 Know the range of alternative investments.
3.3 Explain the measurement of investment returns.
3.4 Evaluate the advantages and disadvantages of real estate investments.
3.5 Discuss the characteristics of real estate market.
3.6 Describe real estate cycles.
3.7 Discuss the various sources of demand and supply of real estate.
3.8 Summarise the factors affecting demand and supply of real estate.
4 INTERACTION WITH REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY PRACTITIONERS
Distinguished Industry Practitioner
Ms Poh Kwee Eng,
Executive Director, Regional Head, Valuation Advisory Services (SEA),
Edmund Tie & Co (SEA) Pte Ltd.
Award / Certification / Accreditation
Award of the Singapore Polytechnic Certificate of Attendance for participant whose attendance is not less than 75%. No assessment is needed.
CEA : 4 Core CPD credit hours
SkillsFuture Credit (SFC)
With effect from January 2016, Singaporeans aged 25 years and above who received their SkillsFuture Credit account activation letter will be eligible for an initial credit of $500 which can be used to pay for course fees for a range of eligible skills-related courses. The credits can be used on top of existing course fee subsidies/funding.
This is only applicable for self-sponsored applicants. Application via SkillsFuture Portal can only be made starting from 30 days before the course commencement date.
1. All applications must be made via Online Registration at www.pace.sp.edu.sg
i) Fill up the electronic form.
ii) Once completed, click on the 'Submit' button.
iii) You will receive online acknowledgement that you have successfully submitted the registration.
iv) Singapore Polytechnic will then register and enrol upon payment of the fees.
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Course fees can be paid by the following payment modes: a) For E-payment using Visa/Master cards, please click on the ‘Make e-Payment’ button on the acknowledgement page to proceed.
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Sat: 8:30am to 12:00pm
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ATTN: Manager (Short Programmes)
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• 2 weeks before the commencement of the course - Full refund
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• On or after date of commencement - No refund
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