The Appraisal Foundation’s Appraiser Qualifications Board (AQB) recently issued its 2nd exposure draft of proposed changes for its Supervisory Qualifications, which are included within its Real...

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“The Homebuyer Assistance Act of 2019”, which is designed to address the current shortage of certified appraisers (particularly for FHA mortgages), was recently passed in the U.S. House by a vote...

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The Appraisal Foundation announced that its Appraiser Qualifications Board (AQB) has issued the first exposure draft of its Practical Applications of Real Estate Appraisal (PAREA), which is a...

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In today’s fast-paced market environment, lenders and AMCs must take the necessary steps to ensure that their valuation management processes are both efficient and effective.

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Earlier this summer, the U.S. House of Representatives was introduced to the Appraisal Reform Act of 2019 (or HR 3619), which if passed would amend TRID by requiring the appraisal management fee...

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Appraising commercial real estate is time-consuming. After all that patience and hard work by the appraiser, the last thing lenders, AMCs, or appraisal firms want are pesky delays caused by...

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