The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) recently issued a bulletin to help remind the mortgage industry of the new registration requirement for AMCs, which became effective this past...

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Earlier this year, The Appraisal Foundation’s Appraisal Standards Board (ASB) unanimously adopted the 2020-21 edition of its Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP), which is...

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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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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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The eTrac® Data Store was recently equipped with two Quality Control (QC) products from Collateral Analytics™—known as Complexity Profiler™ and Complexity Profiler Plus™—which are designed to...

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