In it’s most recent “Appraiser Update” newsletter, Fannie Mae continued its discussion of the GSEs’ ongoing appraisal modernization efforts, which includes impending updates to the Uniform...

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Efficiency is the key to succeeding in today’s highly competitive housing market, as the ability to close loans quickly ensures good customer service (leading to more referrals). Timely closings,...

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The FHFA has released its 2018 Report to Congress, which includes commentary from Director Mark Calabria that encourages Congress to act on housing reform, requests chartering authority similar to...

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Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac recently completed a survey with appraisal-industry stakeholders regarding their impending updates to the Uniform Appraisal Dataset (UAD) and redesigned appraisal forms...

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Appraisal reviews are an essential component of the valuation process, ensuring both accuracy and compliance, yet many software platforms only allow these reviews to be completed on the backend –...

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In its latest “Appraiser Update” newsletter, Fannie Mae discussed its ongoing modernization efforts and how it has begun testing new processes and technologies in the collateral risk management...

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