Irish homeowners are being tasked with assessing their own house.
IPAV are warning that any potential collapse in the market shouldn't be taken into account when valuing property.
Irish homeowners are being tasked with assessing their own house ahead of a change in the local property tax system in November.
Taxpayers will use a range of factors including the Revenue's interactive property map and the Property Price Register to do so.
Westmeath's Pat Davitt from the Institute of Professional Auctioneers and Valuers isn't expecting a drop off in prices though: