Real Estate Valuation

Course Dates:
17 & 18 Sep 2019

Registration Period:
18 Apr to 31 Aug 2019

<Registration may be closed once seats are filled up.>

Duration:
14 hours / 2 days

Time:
9am to 5pm

Mode of Training:
Classroom

Venue:
Singapore Polytechnic


Course Objective

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.


Course Outline

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


Suitable for

Personnel working in the real estate sector.



Minimum Entry Requirements / Assumed Skills and Knowledge

Nil


Award / Certification / Accreditation

A Certificate of Attendance will be awarded to participant whose attendance is not less than 75%.

CPD Points
CEA : 4 Core CPD credit hours

Course Fees payable:

Singapore Citizens aged below 40 and Singapore PRsSingapore CitizensOthers
Non-SME sponsored1Sponsored by SME2Aged 40 and above3Aged 35 and above, and earn ≤ $2,000 per month
$224.70
(incl. GST)
$84.70
(incl. GST)
$84.70
(incl. GST)
$49.70
(incl. GST)
$749.00
(incl. GST)

Singaporeans aged 25 years and above may use **SkillsFuture Credit balance to offset respective course fees.
1 Under the Enhanced Training Support for Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs) Scheme. For more information, click here
2 Under the SkillsFuture Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy. For more information, visit the SkillsFuture website here.
3 Under the Workfare Training Support (WTS) scheme. For more information on the scheme, click here.

Funding Incentives

1. SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) Approved

Singaporeans and Singapore PRs are eligible for 70% course fee funding for registration with effect from 28 October 2017. This funding is applicable to both individual and company-sponsored participants. Participants are required to achieve at least 75% attendance and/or sit and pass any prescribed examinations/assessments or submit any course/project work (if any) under the course requirement.

Singaporeans aged 40 years and above will enjoy a 90% subsidy of course fee.

Funding Validity Period: Till 31 Dec 2020

2. 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 60 days before the course commencement date.


Withdrawal and Deferment
Withdrawal and deferment notice must be made in writing to the Professional & Adult Continuing Education (PACE) Academy, Singapore Polytechnic via email accordingly:

Online Courses - elearning@sp.edu.sg
All other Courses - pace@sp.edu.sg
For withdrawal cases, the portion of course fee to be refunded is based on the date of notice as follows:

Classroom
  • 2 weeks before the commencement of the course - Full refund
  • Less than 2 weeks before commencement of the course - 70% refund
  • On or after date of commencement - No refund
E-Learning
  • There will be no refund or transfer of course once the account has been created.
The Singapore Polytechnic reserves the right to cancel or postpone any of the courses. Applicants will be duly notified and where applicable, the full fees will be refunded.

The Singapore Polytechnic also reserves the right to amend the fees charged or the period and duration of the courses.

The data provided to Singapore Polytechnic will be kept strictly confidential and will be used for the purpose of course administration. The data may be passed on to the relevant organisations that require the information related to the course.
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Terms and Conditions


Application Procedure

1. All applications must be made via Online Registration at www.pace.sp.edu.sg
Course fees can be paid by the following payment modes:

Credit Cards, Internet Banking, NETS (Not Applicable for company sponsored)
a) For e-payment using Visa/Master cards and Internet Banking, please click on the ‘Make e-Payment’ button on the acknowledgement page to proceed.

b) For NETS payment, you can pay at:
Singapore Polytechnic
PACE Academy
Blk T1A, Level 1
Mon-Fri: 8:30am to 7:30pm

Cheques
c) Please make cheques payable to “Singapore Polytechnic”. Please cross the cheque and write the Registration Reference ID, Applicant Name and NRIC/FIN number on the back of the cheque. Mail the cheque to:

Singapore Polytechnic
PACE Academy
500 Dover Road
Blk T1A, Level 1
Singapore 139651
Please note that an administrative charge of $15 will be imposed for any returned cheques from the bank or financial institution.

2. All successful applicants will be notified with a letter of confirmation via email.