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- ‘Support personnel, such as credit analysts and appraisers, are employed to assist the loan officers with their workload.’
- ‘I was with a collector and his support group of experts and appraisers last year.’
- ‘In addition to job performance, appraisers are expected to evaluate employees' personal qualities such as sincerity, loyalty, and attitude towards their work, which are difficult to measure.’
- ‘In examining prices by specific neighborhoods and price per square foot, our method of analysis is similar to that used by real-estate appraisers and county assessors to determine home values.’
- ‘Business appraisers may find cluster analysis useful for purposes of applying market approaches to the determination of business enterprise value.’
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