Request Land Title Information System image software is now
available from Electronic Dictation Systems Inc. in Oklahoma
The software is a Windows-based application allowing for
electronic indexing and retrieval of real estate documents and
electronic archival of the documents.
The system was developed to augment end users such as county
clerks, abstracters and those people working in the oil and gas
industry who have real estate records and documents on paper.
Electronic Dictation Systems is a Novell Charter Platinum
integrator which provides services statewide to meet needs of
corporate accounts and government agencies. Services include
technical support, consulting, training and a full line of
hardware and software solutions.
The company was established in 1963. . .
The American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisals
course, Administrative Review of Appraisals, is scheduled
Wednesday and Thursday in Stillwater. The course is open to loan
officers, underwriters, examiners, reviewers and appraisers.
James D. Cannon, of Cannon Valuation Services in Oklahoma
City, is scheduled as the instructor. He has taught other
courses nationally for the society. He has 27 years of appraisal
The Administrative Review course is to provide users of
appraisals with a basic overview of the requirements of appraisal
reports, Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal practice and
common errors found in appraisal reports. Federal requirements
mandate commercial, residential or agricultural loans of $100,000
or more be appraised by a state certified appraiser.
Acceptability of an appraisal report, its conformity with
requirements and its use in making a lending decision will also
Cost of the course is $100 for members and $150 for
non-members. The Oklahoma Chapter of the American Society of Farm
Managers and Rural Appraisers is in Pawhuska, Okla. . .
"Basic Income Capitalization" is scheduled May 21-23 and May
28-30 by the Central Oklahoma Chapter of the Appraisal
The course is to focus on skills needed to solve appraisal
problems, the ability to perceive the significance of available
data, apply property procedures to derive necessary information
from data and interpret and test the reasonableness of
mathematical conclusions. Theory and applicability of the income
capitalization approach are to be reviewed along with the theory
and concepts behind yield capitalization formulas.
Topics are to include direct capitalization, yield
capitalization, introduction to discounting, mathematics of
finance, the use of financial function tables and function
calculators, discounting procedures and income value patterns,
income and property models, valuation of lease interests and cash
The course qualifies for 39 hours of educational credit from
the Appraisal Institute, the Oklahoma Real Estate Commission and
the Oklahoma Real Estate Appraisal Board. …