4801 Forest Run Road, Suite 201
Madison, WI 53704-7337
You are registering for the "Home Essentials: If Houses Could Talk" Web video series. Upon receiving and processing your registration, you will receive an email confirmation on how to access the course(s). Buy all five courses for the price of four!
Provides an in-depth analysis of a property’s roof, looking at everything from the roof line to the drip line. You’ll acquire the skills and knowledge to understand house “sign language” that will forever change the way you perform property exterior inspections.
Offers a detailed analysis of the exterior of a house excluding the roof, primarily focusing on features you’ll see while walking around a house as well as how you can identify and address defects.
Quality and condition ratings are two of the most important yet least understood evaluations in the appraisal process. Home Essentials 103 will help you become familiar with the interior inspection — specifically knowing what to look for and how to interpret findings.
Understanding the “heart” of a house requires knowledge of the mechanical systems. This course will equip you with the knowledge to confidently identify and rate the various heating, plumbing and electrical components of a property. You’ll learn how to correctly fill out the appraisal form as well as how to properly support or defend your comments in the report.
Major defects in properties typically first appear in the basement, crawl space or attic — and Home Essentials 105 will provide you with the insight to spot such defects. Gain a professional edge with your ability to recognize structural defects and how to address them!