The CFPB recently announced that its Task Force on Federal Consumer Financial Law has released a report with approximately 100 recommendations to the Bureau, Congress, and state and federal...

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Today’s real estate appraisal process often involves an intricate web of players, including internal staff and external vendors or clients. As a result, managing this crucial process has become...

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Fannie Mae recently issued a special Lender Letter titled, “Appraisal Risk Management Policy Reminders and Resources” to remind mortgage lenders of the importance of managing appraisal risk –...

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The FHFA recently announced that it has issued a Request for Input (RFI) regarding its appraisal-related policies, practices, and processes and is looking for industry feedback by this February 26...

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The mortgage industry, and real estate appraisals in particular, have seen significant changes over the past year, as COVID-19 restrictions and higher than average loan volumes have created a need...

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The Appraisal Standards Board (ASB) of the Appraisal Foundation has released its 4th Exposure Draft of USPAP 2022-23 and is seeking public comments regarding its proposed changes and updates by...

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