Most lenders leave appraisal selection to brokers, violating appraiser independence requirements – here are some tips on making sure you’re up to code
Originators are always looking to save time on administrative tasks and a new tool aims to do just that
Class Appraisal, Inc. is pleased to announce that John P. Hamameh, Esq. has joined the company as In-House Counsel and Compliance Attorney.
As a mortgage broker, chances are you are intimately knowledgeable about the Appraisal Independence Requirement (AIR) as part of sound underwriting for financial institutions.
Solidifi and Kirchmeyer, two leading independent real estate appraisal management companies, have joined forces in a deal that will see Solidifi become the third largest independent provider of residential real estate appraisals in the country.
Class Appraisal and a la mode announced today the launch of a customized MercuryDirect plugin that further enhances Class Appraisal’s connection to a la mode’s Mercury Network to reduce appraisal turn times and ensure the highest appraisal quality for Class’ lender clients.
With the world population estimated to have recently passed 7 billion, the global freshwater market will be a “seller’s market” for the foreseeable future, according to a new book by the nation’s largest professional association of real estate appraisers.
Characteristics of purchasers, not location, is most important in selecting comparable sales, according to an article published this week in The Appraisal Journal.