SINGAPORE – Almost all companies listed on the Singapore Stock Exchange (SGX) will need to appoint a local auditor approved by the Accounting and Business Regulatory Authority (Acra) starting next month. SGX’s regulator, the Singapore Exchange Regulation (SGX RegCo), made the announcement on Tuesday, January 12, about a year afterRead More →

Small businesses face huge challenges in competing online with big brands like Amazon and Walmart, which have a far greater presence on the web than small, family-owned retailers. Pictured is a recently completed distribution center for Amazon at Pullman Crossings in Chicago. By Morris Ellison, Womble Bond Dickinson E-commerce wasRead More →

“Social trends have been drastically altered by Covid-19. And in the real estate industry, changing demands will impact valuations.” The process of assessing the value of a given asset is often poorly understood. Buyers and sellers can easily access rough estimates of a property’s value through online platforms. However, theseRead More →

Reform of the country’s real estate appraisal system, as proposed in the third congressional tax package, would nearly double government revenues in five years, the Asian Development Bank (AfDB) said on Wednesday. In a webinar for local treasurers, AfDB public finance economist Aekapol Chongvilaivan cited a 2019 study showing thatRead More →

HOUSTON – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Stewart Appraisals Management, Inc., a subsidiary of Stewart Information Services Corporation (NYSE: STC), today announced the acquisition of Pro-Teck Services Ltd., DBA Pro Teck Valuation Intelligence, strengthening and expanding its scale assessment and evaluation solutions. With over 40 years of residential real estate experience, ProRead More →

In a long overdue change for key stakeholders in the property industry, the Stamp Duty (Valuation of Property) Regulations 2020 (the Regulations) now give purchasers of property the option of engaging an appraiser private sector licensed to perform real-time government real-time appraisals. real estate transactions. This new development brings severalRead More →

The state government has launched the assessment of every state property, both agricultural and non-agricultural, for inclusion in the Dharani Portal, an online platform for accessing all land registers , which will take off on Vijayadasami day. Chief Secretary Somesh Kumar issued orders, researching the details of the base valueRead More →

Support local journalism Your subscription makes our reporting possible. {{featured_button_text}} The appraiser’s office determines the tax value of various properties, including houses, buildings, and land. The assessment then helps determine the amount of property tax owed to support schools, cities, county and other government subdivisions. Umpires heard 1,987 protests inRead More →

With approximately 3,000 Natrona County residents formally appealing their home assessments this spring, Casper City Council interviewed County Assessor Matt Keating for more than 90 minutes during its Tuesday evening business session. Keating continued to attribute the substantial increases seen by many residents this spring to the failures of formerRead More →

Australia’s central bank has warned of deteriorating conditions in commercial property markets, with banks and developers exposed to excessively high property valuations. In its April Financial Stability Review, the Reserve Bank gave a grim forecast detailing that the coming period would see lower volumes, sales and valuations, reflecting the weakRead More →

Rapid urban development in China has transformed cityscapes, with a dramatic increase in tall buildings. However, current 2D real estate valuation methods neglect the vertical dimension, even though this aspect contains important metrics that impact the value of the property – such as types of views, range of view, andRead More →

Basics of property valuation People do a real estate appraisal for a number of reasons. In addition, you can use different forms of real estate appraisals. This article will go deeper into real estate appraisals, giving you an overview of the different reasons why you need real estate appraisals. Plus,Read More →