1-Day DCF to AE Transition Training

This one-day DCF to AE Training course is designed for the ARGUS DCF user. This training course will help you learn and get productive in ARGUS Enterprise (AE) in just one day. The course will cover the AE user interface and discuss the different modules available. The course will also demonstrate how to import a DCF 15 file into AE and audit the file for potential variances. The course will also feature best practices for using AE, functionality differences between the two programs, and highlight the value added features that users can look forward to when using AE. Learn how to model your property analysis just like DCF. Then leverage all the advanced functionality that ARGUS Enterprise has to offer.

Morning Session
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

  • Introduction to AE
  • AE User Interface
  • AE Best Practices – Portfolio
  • Portfolio Creation
  • Importing DCF (.sf) Files
  • Property Level User Interface
  • Reports – Review & Audit
  • Comparing DCF to AE Input Screens
  • Create Property from Scratch
  • Entry of Revenues, Expenses, and Costs
  • Global Custom Views
  • Rent Roll (Fixed Steps)
  • Market Leasing Profiles
  • Property & Tenant Reports
  • Case Study

Afternoon Session
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

  • Changing Rents
  • Space Absorption
  • General Vacancy
  • Detailed Recovery Structures
  • Recovery Audit Reports
  • Gross Up Expenses
  • Case Study
  • Investment Tab
  • Valuation Tab
  • Audit and Valuation Reports
  • Dashboard Reports
  • Filtering / Sorting / Grouping
  • Property Groups
  • Portfolio Level Reporting
  • Sensitivity Analysis & Analysis Tab
  • Audit Log
  • Case Study