Kesesuaian lahan bagi appraiser

cropped-kp-arabicaManfaat kesesuaian lahan bagi appraiser atau valuer, dalam hal ini diambil contoh kelapa sawit. Penentuan kelas kesesuaian lahan untuk penggunaan perkebunan kelapa sawit menggunakan kerangka dari FAO (Food And Agriculture Organization), dengan beberapa modifikasi yang dilakukan oleh Pusat Penelitian Tanah Bogor dan PPKS.  Sifat dan karakteristik lahan yang digunakan sebagai kriteria kesesuaian lahan adalah:

  • agroklimat (curah hujan, bulan kering, temperatur rata-rata tahunan, suhu maksimum dan minimum),
  • topografi (ketinggian tempat, kemiringan),
  • hidrologi (bahaya erosi dan banjir),
  • serta sifat media perakaran dan nutrient.

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Critical notes hotel valuations in Indonesia

Better understand hotel investment-particularly hotel investment valuation, share personal experience with hotel investment and valuation, ability to relate the theory in valuation of income producing assets with practices and trends in the market.

Characteristics of hotel investments: real estate and business; real estate encumbered with hotel management with potential “good will” or brand equity or liability; real estate-land, brick and mortar; higher risks – only few from rental contracts, mostly subject to daily risks and opportunities; seasonality of demand; sales (revenue) with fluctuation-month of the year or days in the week; while property is location specific; hotel is more universal in reporting uniform system of accounts for easy benchmarking; multiple classifications and hotel category with different investment; characteristics; from budget class to ultra luxury / from themed hotel to boutique.

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Valuing infrastructure & utility properties conference

imagesValuing Infrastructure & Utility Properties conference 3-5 Nov 2011 in Bangkok. In the quick pace of development worldwide, a large amount of infrastructure and utility properties have been developed.  They should carefully be appraised in order to assess the feasibility of the projects.  The value of the properties will also help determine the existence, expansion, the demolition of the projects for the future. Appraising these large properties must be very complicated and hence this conference will be a place for the exchange of knowledge and know how on how to appraise these properties properly.

Jointly Hosted By: Agency for Real Estate Affairs; Hongkong Institute of Surveyors; International Right of Way Association Institution of Valuers, India; Lithuanian Association of Property and Business Valuation Enterprises; Thai Appraisal Foundation. [Read more…]

Indonesia Mining Conference and Exhibition 2011

MI15-logoIndonesia Mining Conference and Exhibition 2011 to be held on 21-22 September 2011. “The Challenges under the New Mining Paradigm”. Find out: Challenges in new mining paradigm; Balancing mining revenue for central, Regional and local people’s prosperity; Cross subsidy policy and models among rich and poor regions-other mining country; Inventive and innovative approach for geology and exploration encouragement and guidance for junior mining companies; challenges related to developing Indonesia’s Mineral Resource Potential; Financing challenges for mine owners and investors; Managing political risks with good corporate governance in mining projects [Read more…]

Fairer trade in the sector of textiles and textile products

tumblr_inline_mprvj8p6G31qz4rgpInterest rates, until June 2011 decreased, mainly for working capital and investment loans (source: Bank Indonesia). Working capital loans decreased 62 basis points and investment loans dropped 11 basis points, but consumer loans increased 84 basis points. The decline in interest rates also makes the difference between lending rates and deposit rates to decline by an aggregate 5.8 percent.

Textile exports in 2010 approximately 11 billion US dollars and the estimated volume in 2011, with a target at 15 billion U.S. dollars (as an illustration: in the first half of 2011, exports of textiles and apparel foreign exchange reached US$ 2.5 billion). Indonesia occupies the fourth position as a supplier of textile and clothing the world with the United States as its main market. With the composition of Indonesia’s textile exports are dominated by the garment around 60 percent and the remaining yarn and fabric. [Read more…]