Products & Resources for Appraisers & Adjusters
Many American homes are undervalued or underinsured. That mean millions of homeowners throughout the nation are at risk of major financial loss should a natural disaster hit their neighborhood.
Craftsman is a trusted resource for adjusters and appraisers using the cost approach. Dozens of counties across the U.S. utilize Craftsman data for mass appraisal (CAMA) purposes.
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The Insurance Replacement Estimator is an online building cost estimating service. Produce quick, credible home building square-foot cost estimates and insurance replacement value reports. A smart resource for adjusters or home owners researching insurance-to-value (ITV) ratios. This "cost approach" valuation is based on the latest version of the National Building Cost Manual. Billed monthly, this subscription service includes free technical support and unlimited valuation reports that are stored online. Reports can be exported as PDF and Word documents, and sent as an email.
After subscribing, please allow 20 minutes for your account to become available for use.
Limit one user per subscription.In stock$9.99
In about five minutes you can estimate the appraised value of nearly any single-family residence or manufactured home considering all the significant cost variables and physical and functional depreciation. Based on the cost data from the National Building Cost Manual, this is a recurring monthly subscription service, and includes free technical support and unlimited reports. Reports are stored online and can be exported as PDF and Microsoft Word documents, or shared by email.
After subscribing, please allow 20 minutes for your account to become available for use. Limit one user per subscription.In stock$16.99
Square-foot costs for residential, commercial, industrial, military, schools, greenhouses, manufactured homes, fire stations, libraries, churches, government offices and farm buildings.In stock$44.00
Windows-based software for creating fast, reliable estimates of a building's replacement cost. A smart resource for adjusters and appraisers using the cost approach. Get cost estimates for residential, commercial, industrial, public, agricultural, manufactured housing or military structures using current construction data. Use the included regional adjustment factors to tailor the estimate to any U.S. site.In stock$64.75
CD Estimator puts at your fingertips 85,000 construction costs for new construction, home improvement, remodeling, renovation & insurance repair, electrical, plumbing, HVAC, painting and concrete & masonry and earthwork and heavy equipment. Also includes Craftsman's National Estimator software for Windows-based devices.In stock$149.50
Current prices and detailed descriptions for hard-to-find items needed on most insurance, repair, remodeling, and renovation jobs. All items include labor, material, and equipment breakouts. Includes many reinstall/salvage cost estimates, hundreds of sample product images and unique architectural items. FREE BONUS: Includes immediate access to the companion software download while your book is in the mail.In stock$99.50