Mass Appraisal

PVSC estimates the market value for all properties in Nova Scotia using a mass appraisal process.

Mass appraisal is the valuation of large groups of properties as of a prescribed date, using standardized methodologies and tested using statistical measures.

The mass appraisal process allows PVSC to value all properties in Nova Scotia as of a prescribed date using a standardized process.

PVSC adheres to the internationally accepted mass appraisal valuation guidelines of the International Association of Assessing Officers (IAAO).