The Choices We Make As Appraisers
FREE To CHOOSE…
A member of VaCAP shared this on Facebook…
We though it is very appropriate as a reminder of the choices we have as appraisers:
You Are FREE To CHOOSE, But You are NOT
FREE from the CONSEQUENCE of Your CHOICE
In case you missed it…
The Housing Wire Webinar held on March 1st is now posted for everyone to listen to. Some mistruths about an appraiser shortage is put to bed. The webinar is 60 minutes. You can watch it below and download the slides used in the presentation here.
What is going to happen to appraisers in 2017? Are new industry policies surrounding appraisers helping or hurting the industry? Will technology replace appraisers one day soon? How fair and reasonable are AMC fees? What is being done to encourage new faces to enter appraisal markets?
Voice of Appraisal with Phil Crawford has an interview with Jim Park, Executive Director of the Appraisal Subcommittee. Jim talks about the future of the Appraisal Subcommittee and shares some insights as to why all the chatter lately. Mr. Park breaks down the importance of the ASC and how it is a benefit to appraisers and regulators. He also discusses what the impact on the appraisal community would be…. if it went away! What is the future of the ASC? Are we looking at a massive regulatory shift? Is this what some people consider “modernization“? The broadcast is 47 minutes and you can listen to it below.
E144 What is the future of the ASC? Phil welcomes Jim Park!!!
NON AMC FEE SURVEY
OREP and Working RE are conducting a NON AMC Fee Survey. This survey has been done in the past and this is for 2017. Please take the time to complete the survey. It should only take a few minutes. To take the survey, click here.
Understanding the Appraisal Profession
AppraisersBlogs published a very good article about Understanding the Appraisal Profession and how AMCs have it wrong. See the article here.