The Appraisal Process in Spain

Appraisal Buzz

In today’s Buzzcast, we dive into the appraisal process in Spain and what we can learn and take away from their methods. We’ll be getting the inside scoop while they discuss the differences between the appraisal processes in Spain versus in the States.

Opinion: The path to modernizing the appraisal process

Housing Wire

Regardless of the size or complexity of a system or process, it is time to look at whether the impact it has on people is equitable. And the appraisal process is no exception. The appraisal gap for properties in Latino neighborhoods can be even worse, going as high as 9.4%.

Insiders

Sign Up for our Newsletter

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Keeping the Appraiser in the Appraisal Process

Appraisal Buzz

In today’s Buzzcast, we dive into the appraisal process and how appraisers need to remain in the forefront of it all. Today we have Mark Walser, President of Incenter Appraisal Management, with Joan Trice, Founder of Allterra Group, LLC.

Is the appraisal process color-blind?

Housing Wire

Recently, at an event marking the 100th anniversary of the Tulsa Race Massacre , President Biden announced the launch of a new interagency task force to root out what it calls inequity in the appraisal industry. The dramatic change in value from two appraisals seems unusual.

RemoteVal Solution Shortens Appraisal Process

Appraisal Buzz

Incenter Appraisal Management ’s new RemoteVal technology works to streamline one of the biggest bottlenecks in mortgage lending: appraisals. A homeowner or another individual must be at the property while they are conducting an appraisal.

Calyx Integrates PCV Murcor Into Calyx Point to Enhance Appraisal Process

Appraisal Buzz

With the integration, The post Calyx Integrates PCV Murcor Into Calyx Point to Enhance Appraisal Process appeared first on Appraisal Buzz.

Overhauling the Appraisal Process

DataMaster

Replacing the old process with the new! Is it time to overhaul the appraisal process? By now, most appraisers have read the Request for Information (RFI) published by the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) on December 28, 2020. Appraisal Modernization.

The Loan Officer’s Guide to Appraisals Part 7:  How Can the Appraisal Process be Sped Up?

Riverfront Appraisals

For the past six months, I’ve been blogging with the purpose of assisting loan officers to better understand the appraisal process. The post The Loan Officer’s Guide to Appraisals Part 7: How Can the Appraisal Process be Sped Up?

An Estate Sale Appraisal Process

Robinson Appraisal Group

An Estate Sale Appraisal Process. After 25 years of handling estate sale appraisal in the Baltimore Metropolitan area I have seen my fair share of estate sales. As an appraiser there are multiple ways to appraise a property that belongs to an estate.

Residential Appraisal Process for Home Buyers

National Association of Realtors

Understand home value, learn details about the appraisal process, borrowers rights, and more. Use this resource to become an informed home buyer

The 7 Step Online Appraisal Process

Appraisal Partners Blog

A home appraisal is usually requested by a lender to estimate the market value of your home. When the time comes for you to get an appraisal for your property, it makes sense to use our services here at Appraisal Partners. We Match the Client with a Suitable Appraiser.

Envoy Mortgage selects Reggora technology for appraisal processing

Valuation Review

Reggora, an appraisal software company, announced Envoy Mortgage has adopted its appraisal management system to help process all loans requiring an appraisal. Envoy will leverage Reggora technology to deliver a fast and efficient appraisal, supporting their customers through the homebuying journey, according to a company release

The appraisal process: what brokers need to keep in mind

Mortgagebroker News

The Appraisal Institute’s CEO talked CMP through how the appraiser’s role has changed – and why the process takes time

HUD official talks appraisal bias task force

Housing Wire

A liberal think-tank, regulators, the government-sponsored enterprises, the President of the United States, even fintech firms have all called attention to appraisal bias. Marcia Fudge with leading an inter-agency task force to root out bias in appraisals.

Navigating appraisal challenges in today’s housing market

Housing Wire

The booming real estate market has created a high demand for appraisal services. This is good news for lenders, but it puts a tremendous amount of pressure on appraisers who have to be diligent in their work, while also meeting closing dates.

The Key to High Valuations: Understanding the Home Appraisal Process

BiggerPockets

A home appraisal is an unbiased professional opinion of a home’s value based on recent sales of properties nearby. Here's how the process works. Buying & Selling Houses

The Loan Officer’s Guide to Appraisals Part 9: New Construction

Riverfront Appraisals

Welcome to the September edition of our blog series, The Loan Officer’s Guide to Appraisals. This entire year, I’ve been blogging once a month with the purpose of assisting loan officers to better understand the appraisal process.

How to Speed Up the Commercial Real Estate Appraisal Process

Appraisal Hub

If speed is an important factor for your next commercial property transaction, then you need a property appraiser that works fast. But even the most efficient appraisal firms can’t do their jobs if clients don’t provide the information they need. What happens during an appraisal?

Whitepaper focuses on MDRs, impact on appraisal process

Valuation Review

Tennessee Certified Appraiser David Braun reached out to Valuation Review to discuss mutation of data records (MDRs) as outlined in his whitepaper. He said the purpose of this paper is to disseminate research on a specific technique related to the field of predictive price modeling and offer techniques which have potential to improve the outputs of a wide variety of price prediction modeling ranging from traditional appraisal practice to the development of automated valuation models.

The appraisal gap is complicating deals across the country

Housing Wire

Unfortunately, the appraisal put the house’s value roughly $50,000 below than what she paid. Linda had a sizable downpayment but still needed to find a way to close the appraisal gap. She recently had a deal fall apart due to appraisal.

3 Tips to Shorten Your Home Appraisal Process and Turn Times

AmeriMac

No matter if you’re planning to put your home for sale or refinancing your mortgage, lenders , sellers, and buyers alike need to get professional appraisers to help determine the real value of a home. Unfortunately, working with licensed appraisers can be a difficult task.

3 Tips to Shorten Your Home Appraisal Process and Turn Times

AmeriMac

No matter if you’re planning to put your home for sale or refinancing your mortgage, lenders , sellers, and buyers alike need to get professional appraisers to help determine the real value of a home. Unfortunately, working with licensed appraisers can be a difficult task.

Improving the Appraisal Process With Candy Cooke

National Association of Realtors

The appraisal process remains a challenge for real estate agents across the country. Learn some of the best ways to work with appraisers to make more deals

The Loan Officer’s Guide to Appraisals Part 10:  How Extraordinary Assumptions Are Used

Riverfront Appraisals

Welcome to the October edition of our blog series, The Loan Officer’s Guide to Appraisals. If you’ve been following along with us, you know this is part 10 in our year-long series on appraisals and the loan officer.

The Loan Officer’s Guide to Appraisals Part 11:  ANSI Measurement Guidelines

Riverfront Appraisals

Welcome to the November edition of our blog series, The Loan Officer’s Guide to Appraisals. If you’ve been following our blog, you know that all year, I’ve been writing with the purpose of assisting loan officers to better understand the appraisal process.

A Great Article about the Home Appraisal Process!

Advanced Appraisal

[link

What slows down the appraisal process?

Town & Country Residential Appraisals

AMC’s - “Appraisal Management Company” These organizations have come into existence in an attempt to fulfill government regulations to ensure that banks could not commit mortgage fraud like the practices seen prior to 2008.

The Loan Officer’s Guide to Appraisals, Part 1:  The Final Inspection

Riverfront Appraisals

Welcome to the very first post in our all-new series The Loan Officer’s Guide to Appraisals. Well – not really the end, but one of the last parts of some appraisals – namely the final inspection. Hey friends!

3 Tips to Shorten Your Home Appraisal Process and Turn Times

AmeriMac

No matter if you’re planning to put your home for sale or refinancing your mortgage, lenders , sellers, and buyers alike need to get professional appraisers to help determine the real value of a home. Unfortunately, working with licensed appraisers can be a difficult task. From slow turn times to increasingly high fees, lenders and buyers face various problems when acquiring an appraisal. Luckily, there are several ways you can shorten the home appraisal process.

Promoting Public Trust Part 11:  Competency 

Riverfront Appraisals

Competency is a big part of the appraisal world and is one of the keys […]. The post Promoting Public Trust Part 11: Competency appeared first on Riverfront Appraisals. Competency, as defined by the Google Dictionary, is “the ability to do something successfully or efficiently.”

What is the Importance of the Appraisal Process?

AmeriMac

Home appraisals are the perfect way to get an accurate measure of your house’s value. Now if you want to gain approval for a mortgage, you are going to need a good home appraisal. Let’s discuss what an appraisal is and why it’s so important.

What is the Importance of the Appraisal Process?

AmeriMac

Home appraisals are the perfect way to get an accurate measure of your house’s value. Now if you want to gain approval for a mortgage, you are going to need a good home appraisal. Let’s discuss what an appraisal is and why it’s so important.

What is the Importance of the Appraisal Process?

AmeriMac

Home appraisals are the perfect way to get an accurate measure of your house’s value. Now if you want to gain approval for a mortgage, you are going to need a good home appraisal. From the seller right down to the buyer, an experienced real estate appraiser is an essential part of the overall home purchasing process. A precise appraisal is a critical step of the process regardless of whether you want to sell, buy, or refinance.

The Loan Officer’s Guide to Appraisals Part 8:  Appraiser Bias – Not Just About Color

Riverfront Appraisals

This entire year, I’ve been blogging once a month with the purpose of assisting loan officers to better understand the appraisal process. The post The Loan Officer’s Guide to Appraisals Part 8: Appraiser Bias – Not Just About Color appeared first on Riverfront Appraisals.

The Loan Officer’s Guide to Appraisals Part 12:  Frequently Asked Questions

Riverfront Appraisals

We made it to the end of a year-long series called the Loan Officer’s Guide to Appraisals! If you’ve read each post, or listened to each accompanying podcast over at The Appraisal Cast, thank you! Well, we did it!

The Home Appraisal Process: How It Can Impact Your Mortgage Payment

Realtor

-Oxford-/iStock The home appraisal process is just a formality when buying real estate, right? If you’ve applied for a mortgage, your home-to-be still has to undergo a comprehensive appraisal of its worth—and an unfavorable home appraisal can kill a real estate deal.

The Home Appraisal Process: How It Can Impact Your Mortgage Payment

Realtor

-Oxford-/iStock The home appraisal process is just a formality when buying real estate, right? If you’ve applied for a mortgage, your home-to-be still has to undergo a comprehensive appraisal of its worth—and an unfavorable home appraisal can kill a real estate deal.

Riverfront Appraisals Opened New Office in Tell City, Indiana

Riverfront Appraisals

Riverfront Appraisals opened a new office in Tell City, Indiana. The post Riverfront Appraisals Opened New Office in Tell City, Indiana appeared first on Riverfront Appraisals. We have an exciting announcement!

The Loan Officer’s Guide to Appraisals Part 6:  How are FHA Appraisals Different From Others?

Riverfront Appraisals

Right now on our Appraisal Blog, we’re all about helping Loan Officers. This post is part six of a 12-part series we’re calling The Loan Officer’s Guide to Appraisals. The post The Loan Officer’s Guide to Appraisals Part 6: How are FHA Appraisals Different From Others?

Some Financial Institutions Care About The Safety Of Appraisers, While Most Do Not

Miller Samuel

As co-owner of an appraisal firm for 34 years, while based in Manhattan, we generally don't drive to appraisal inspections. By the time the first Fed rate cut was made in response to the coronavirus on March 3, we adopted a screening process for appraisal inspections.

The Loan Officer’s Guide to Appraisals Part 5:  What is bracketing and why do we do it?

Riverfront Appraisals

Right now on our Appraisal Blog, we’re all about helping Loan Officers. This post is part five of a 12-part series we’re calling The Loan Officer’s Guide to Appraisals. The post The Loan Officer’s Guide to Appraisals Part 5: What is bracketing and why do we do it?

The Loan Officer’s Guide to Appraisals Part 4:  Tips for a Successful Reconsideration of Value

Riverfront Appraisals

This blog is part four of a 12-part series we’re calling The Loan Officer’s Guide to Appraisals. The post The Loan Officer’s Guide to Appraisals Part 4: Tips for a Successful Reconsideration of Value appeared first on Riverfront Appraisals.

Loan Officer’s Guide to Appraisals Part 3: Communication With The Appraiser

Riverfront Appraisals

This post is part three of a 12-part series we recently launched called The Loan Officer’s Guide to Appraisals. In case you missed part one on the Final Inspection process, go back and read it here.