Comparison of Ensemble Learning Models with Expert Algorithms Designed for a Property Valuation System

  • Bogdan TrawińskiEmail author
  • Tadeusz Lasota
  • Olgierd Kempa
  • Zbigniew Telec
  • Marcin Kutrzyński
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10448)


Three expert algorithms based on the sales comparison approach worked out for an automated system to aid in real estate appraisal are presented in the paper. Ensemble machine learning models and expert algorithms for real estate appraisal were compared empirically in terms of their accuracy. The evaluation experiments were conducted using real-world data acquired from a cadastral system maintained in a big city in Poland. The characteristics of applied techniques for real estate appraisal are discussed.


Machine learning Ensemble models Sales comparison approach Expert algorithms Property valuation Mass appraisal 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Bogdan Trawiński
    • 1
    Email author
  • Tadeusz Lasota
    • 2
  • Olgierd Kempa
    • 2
  • Zbigniew Telec
    • 1
  • Marcin Kutrzyński
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of Computer Science and ManagementWrocław University of Science and TechnologyWrocławPoland
  2. 2.Department of Spatial ManagementWrocław University of Environmental and Life SciencesWrocławPoland

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