Maloney Publishes 5th Edition of Popular Appraisal Book The 5th edition of Dave Maloney's highly-acclaimed "how-to" book for personal property appraisers, "Appraising Personal Property: Principles & Methodology," has been published.
to all personal property appraisers using USPAP as their practice guideline." -Steven P. Sweeting, MRICS
Appraising Personal Property: Principles and Methodology - 5th Ed. is the only comprehensive, well-organized, practical and fully-indexed course book and reference guide to personal property appraising. This book is unique. No other book or course of instruction provides such a thorough grounding in the fundamentals of personal property appraising. Plus, it's been written in strict conformance with the ethical and performance requirements of most current edition of USPAP! Learn the appraisal theory, principles, practices, ethics, standards, methodology, legal issues and report writing skills associated with developing credible appraisal opinions, conclusions and analyses. Learn how to report your assignment results in a competent and USPAP-compliant manner.
--- As a fully-indexed reference guide, this book will allow you to quickly and easily find the appraisal-related information you are seeking.
--- Now with a 71-page plain-English guide to USPAP!
--- Fully-updated sample appraisals!
ISBN 978-0-9794738-7-3, 616 pages, 8 1/2" x 11", softcover, perfect bound. $84.95 plus S&H (1st book $10 in US (non-US $20), $5 ea. additional book) Use this PROMO CODE for 10% off: 3P462. This offer is good through Dec. 31, 2011., This is a limited-time offer, so order now!
This new edition has so many new topics and expanded discussions that I've lost count. Size-wise though, this 5th edition is a whopping 616 pages!
About the Author: David Maloney is a Certified personal property appraiser with over thirty years of experience. A veteran appraisal course writer and instructor, he is the recipient of numerous honors including the International Society of Appraisers' (ISA) Lifetime Achievement Award. Maloney has served as President of the Association of Online Appraisers, as Vice President of the ISA, on the Board of Directors of the Claims Prevention and Procedure Council, and as Chairman of the Emerging Issues Committee of The Appraisal Foundation Advisory Council. In addition, for fourteen years he authored Maloney's Antiques & Collectibles Resource Directory (now online at MaloneysDirectory.com), hailed as a "Best Reference Book" by the Library Journal. Most recently he authored the online courses "How to Write Appraisal Reports" and "The Complete Online Course to Personal Property Appraising (Featuring USPAP)". He was also instrumental in writing and designing Appraisal Course Associate's "Online USPAP Update Courses." Learn more about the book as well as these ground-breaking online courses for the personal property appraiser at AppraisalCourseAssociates.com. And for Maloney's training videos for personal property appraisers, visit YouTube.com/asktheappraiser.