Appraiser News Editions

Conversation with Fannie Mae

Robert Murphy, Director, Property Valuation & Eligibility at Fannie Mae, says appraisers are being held to a higher standard these days, thanks to the Uniform Mortgage Data Program and Uniform Appraisal Dataset, better known as UAD.  Here’s what you should know.   Read More

Bankruptcy Court Absolves Chase of All Liability

An alarming precedent has just been set for real estate appraisers in the bankruptcy case of Evaluation Solutions/ES Appraisal Services (ESA). Despite numerous objections from appraisers and agent/brokers alike, a Florida bankruptcy judge has ruled in favor of JPMorgan Chase in granting a Bar Order which absolves Chase of any liability on future claims from… Read More

Checkbox Chimps and Review Appraisals

Appraisers are coining a new term for certain appraisal management company (AMC) staff - “Checkbox Chimps.” These are the personnel who are “reviewing” appraisals, and no matter how solid they may be, are instructing appraisers to change their reports. Are they really providing an “appraisal review” or are they just checking boxes on a form? Are… Read More

Appraiser Magazine News – Your #1 Source of Real Estate Appraiser Information

Real Estate Appraiser Information Working RE Magazine is the #1 source of real estate appraiser information and appraisal news. We are committed to reporting relevant and timely appraisal news for real estate appraisers nationwide. Working RE is the only appraiser magazine that is delivered to the majority of the industry in print and is published quarterly.… Read More

Full-Fee Marketing Guide & Directory

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Full Fee Work

Full-Fee (No AMC) Marketing Guide & Directory Avoid the Middleman: More Full Fee Appraisals, Fewer Hassles The Appraiser Marketing Guide and Directory has 9,500+ Credit Unions, 675+ Direct Lenders, and 550+ Bail Bond Companies that don’t require the use of an AMC! This guide shows you how to work directly with clients, get paid full-fees,… Read More