Tagged: appraisal organizations

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It’s Not a Comp, It’s a Sale; Stop Fannie Mae Lies!

Appraisers, Something’s been gnawing at my craw ever since January when FNMA’s wonderful Collateral Underwriter (CU) was unleased to the world.  And before that, when FNMA’s Appraiser Quality Monitoring (AQM)...

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Historic Meeting of State Appraiser Organizations

Representatives of several independent state professional appraiser organizations met in Chicago, Illinois on Saturday October 11th, to further discuss collaboration on issues affecting their membership. The network, which started as...

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HUD Blacklisting: Guilty Until Proven Innocent

Being on HUD’s FHA Appraiser Panel and performing FHA appraisals is an essential source of work for many appraisers. However, according to a recent legal brief filed by the National...

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The Proposed 2016-2017 USPAP Would Impact You!

This is directed at commercial appraisers and appraisers that are involved in litigation, those appraisers who might use DRAFT APPRAISALS with their clients. It concerns the Second Exposure Draft of...

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Appraisers Now Have a Voice!

“Voice of Appraisal” is a show designed to deliver the most up to date news and information for the working real estate valuation professional. The show provides top analysis of...

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North Carolina Enacts BPO Legislation

North Carolina Governor Beverly Purdue signed S.B. 521 into law July 12, and the legislation will significantly expand the ability of the state’s licensed real estate brokers to offer a...

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Appraisal Practices Board: A Free Resource for Appraisers

Congressional Hearing Provides Opportunity to Clarify Purpose – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 29, 2012. Washington, DC – The Appraisal Foundation (TAF), a non-profit education organization dedicated to professional valuation, testified...