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Coester AMC Out of Business, Appraisers Unpaid
3/22/2019 12:38 PM
While there is currently no public information regarding how many appraisers were left unpaid by Coester, nor the total dollar amount of unpaid appraiser fees being left behind, dozens of appraisers have taken to social media to report being out thousands of dollars The post Read More
 
My Complaint with Complaints
3/18/2019 10:44 AM
It made me wonder whether the complaint process is an effective way to maintain appraisal standards or simply a means for disgruntled unintended users to get revenge. The post My Complaint with Complaints first appeared at Read More
 
Appraisal Regulatory Modernization: Idea Whose Time Has Come
3/13/2019 10:10 AM
“One of the best courses that I have had in 17 years!” -Amy H. Supporting Your Adjustments CE (7 Hrs.) Education designed to help you appraise worry-free and earn higher fees.   Appraisal Regulatory Modernization: Idea Whose Time Has Come By Stephen S. Wagner, MAI, SRA, AI-GRS A home purchase is one of the most […] ...Read More
 
The Final Frontier
1/29/2019 10:48 AM
“One of the best courses that I have had in 17 years!” -Amy H. Supporting Your Adjustments CE (7 Hrs.) Education designed to help you appraise worry-free and earn higher fees.     Author’s Note: Private appraisals aren’t really the “final frontier” for appraisers but it is a good metaphor. Private work for courts and ...Read More
 
Persistent Appraisal Failures: Part 1
1/22/2019 1:08 PM
Another phase of Fannie Mae"s Collateral Underwriter is scheduled to be implemented shortly. This will place additional pressures on appraisers to "get it right." The post Persistent Appraisal Failures: Part 1 first appeared at Read More
 
Insurance Happy Ending
12/27/2018 4:56 PM
“One of the best courses that I have had in 17 years!” -Amy H. Supporting Your Adjustments CE (7 Hrs.) Education designed to help you appraise worry-free and earn higher fees.   Editor’s Note: Wishing you and yours a blessed holiday season and a happy and healthy New Year! Beginning in January: 14 Hrs. Free CE fo...Read More
 
Explaining Your Adjustments
12/17/2018 2:09 PM
It is both practically and ethically imperative the appraiser derive the adjustments from verified market data. The post Explaining Your Adjustments first appeared at Working RE Magazine....Read More
 
Paired Sales Using Percentage Adjustments and No Recent Sales
12/12/2018 3:52 PM
Percentage adjustments are best used when the sales are not recent and market conditions may or may not have changed. The post Paired Sales Using Percentage Adjustments and No Recent Sales first appeared at Read More
 
Kübler-Ross and the Certified Letter
11/27/2018 4:31 PM
Here are the steps you can take to mitigate the problem of being under investigation. The post Kübler-Ross and the Certified Letter first appeared at Working RE Magazine....Read More
 
What does “Misleading” Mean?
11/6/2018 6:40 PM
It is this specific oath in USPAP that introduces the concept of misleading The post What does “Misleading” Mean? first appeared at Working RE Magazine....Read More