Market Valuation Standard Requirements
The municipal Acts state that the “Market Valuation Standard” is achieved when the assessed value of property:
- is prepared using mass appraisal;
- is an estimate of the market value of the estate in fee simple in the property;
- reflects typical market conditions for similar properties; and
- meets quality assurance standards established by Order of the Agency.
Quality assurance standards have been established by Orders of the Agency. The Orders determine the standards, the property groups, and the calculation procedure to be used to test for each standard: