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Leasehold Valuation – Key Principles

Grasp the fundamental principles needed for valuing commercial leasehold properties.

Session Duration:
90 minutes
Mon 2 Jul 2018
12:00 PM - 01:30 PM
1,5 hours formal CPD

Course information

Leasehold interests are a large part of the commercial property market and so a practical understanding of valuation methodologies that apply to leaseholds is fundamental for those working in the commercial sector.

As a wasting legal interest, leases can be considered either an asset or a liability. Learn how in valuation terms this is assessed, taking into consideration the important drivers of value; both market and legal.

With real-life case study material and the chance to pose questions directly to an industry expert, this class offer the ideal opportunity for any professional looking to grasp the fundamental knowledge needed for valuing commercial property leaseholds.   

Why attend this course?

For anyone moving into commercial property leasehold valuation, looking to extend their knowledge or revisit and update themselves on valuation methodologies in this area.

Who Should Attend

For those looking to gain the fundamental knowledge needed for valuing property. Particularly useful for APC candidates and those looking to gain an understanding of the valuation market.

About this course

Course Content

  • How do leaseholds differ from freeholds
  • How to assess the value of a leasehold
  • Profit rents
  • Years Purchase Dual Rate
  • Choice of Yield
  • Premiums and Reverse Premiums
  • Lease clauses affecting value

Learning outcomes

  • Value a profit rent
  • Appreciate which lease covenants affect value
  • Appreciate when leasehold valuations may be required
  • Define the variation in leaseholds and freeholds



Lance W. Doré FRICS

President and CEO of The Doré Group

Lance W. Doré FRICS MAI is the President and CEO of The Doré Group. In this role, he directs all valuation assignments involving a wide variety of conventional and complex real properties, serves as litigation support to both public and private clients, provides expert advisory services including forensic analyses and market and feasibility studies, as well as valuation for financial reporting.

Mr. Doré has been a real estate appraiser for over 30 years and in additional to traditional real estate valuation has a special expertise in the valuation of complex highest and best use issues, right of ways, energy facilities, conservation land and partial interests. His geographical valuation expertise is focused in the western United States and has completed international assignments in Tokyo, Central America, Mexico, Cyprus, and Moscow. Mr. Doré has written several articles and books – mostly recently The Secrets of Real Estate Revealed.


  • RICS professionals $25
  • Non-RICS professionals $50
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  • Mastercard

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