Category Archives: Land Valuation

Construction and Development Lending (Reprinted with Permission)

By Bill Moreland, Bank Reg Data This week BankRegData.com reviews Construction & Development lending. The review is a lot more complicated than I had originally considered, and therefore longer than my usual diatribes. While not an opus, it may feel … Continue reading

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Part One – What Is The Highest & Best Use?

Part One – What Is The Highest & Best Use? By James R. MacCrate, MAI, CRE, ASA – MacCrate Associates LLC Highest and Best Use: The reasonably probable and legal use of vacant land or an improved property, which is … Continue reading

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Follow Up -What Has Happened to Land Values in New York Metropolitan Area?

Follow Up -What Has Happened to Land Values in New York Metropolitan Area?   By James R. MacCrate, MAI, CRE, ASA – MacCrate Associates LLC   In the last post, it was discussed that real estate appraisers have been taught … Continue reading

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What Has Happened to Land Values in New York Metropolitan Area?

What Has Happened to Land Values in New York Metropolitan Area?   By James R. MacCrate, MAI, CRE, ASA – MacCrate Associates LLC     The Financial Accounting Standards Board has found it very difficult and a time consuming task … Continue reading

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Air Rights in New York City – Where’s the Market – Hence Where’s the Value?

  Air Rights in New York City – Where’s the Market – Hence Where’s the Value? By James R. MacCrate, MAI, CRE, ASA Appraisers are often confronted with an extremely difficult task in New York City and that is to … Continue reading

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