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Took the Certified Residential Exam a 3rd time yesterday...

Michigan CG

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Evidently, they made it much harder in 2008.
Yes, that was the year they made the tests harder. I took the pre-2008 CG test and was done in less than three hours. Given the work I do now I doubt I could pass the new CG test.
 

DCD62318

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I go Wednesday this coming week to take it for my 4th time. I bought the exam crammer by Hondros College and it seems to be helping me remember things more than a book or any other material that I've looked at. I'm just ready to be done!
 

Alsie35

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California
I go Wednesday this coming week to take it for my 4th time. I bought the exam crammer by Hondros College and it seems to be helping me remember things more than a book or any other material that I've looked at. I'm just ready to be done!
Go into your "bunker" and do nothing but study, do practice exercises and exams using the Hondros stuff ALL DAY EVERY DAY between now and then. Good luck! (y)
 

NachoPerito

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Washington
Got my results today. Still didn't pass. Only improved by 1 point. It seems as though the areas I'm struggling in are Real Estate Market, Sales Comparison Approach, and Cost Approach. I've got the Practice Examination Questions for Real Estate Appraisers Book from the Appraisal Institute, Steve Williamson's software, and other study materials. I can assure that I've been putting in the time and effort, but I'm at my wits end now.
Study up, you will get it.
 
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