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AppraisalWorks™, Clear Capital Announce Partnership to Streamline Appraisal and Valuation Review for Lenders

Clear Capital

AppraisalWorks , Clear Capital Announce Partnership to Streamline Appraisal and Valuation Review for Lenders. Banks, credit unions, loan servicers and mortgage lenders now have access to a suite of tech-enabled products for property valuation.

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An in-depth look into appraisal regression analysis

Valuation Review

Savvi Analytics Product Developer Santiago Silva spoke with Valuation Review about appraisal regression. Silva outlined the specifics appraisers must keep in mind when determining how a set of property characteristics truly affects pricing. Read on for more of our conversation

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Hasty property purchases a concern for appraiser

Valuation Review

Valuation Review is assessing specific concerns of appraisers across the country, and #PatrickCallison, a real estate appraiser from Alabama, shared his thoughts. As hard as it is to believe, 2022 will soon be coming to a close.

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Fannie Mae exec details efficiency in fair home value processes

Valuation Review

Fannie Mae Single-Family Collateral Risk Management Senior Vice President Jake Williamson shares with Valuation Review thoughts from his recent blog “The Journey to a More Efficient and Fair Home Valuation Process.”

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AI celebrates 90 years of service

Valuation Review

The Appraisal Institute (AI) is celebrating 90 years of service, and Valuation Review reached out to the organization’s president for reflection.

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MLS, assessor data, photographs all important documentation

Valuation Review

Valuation Review concludes its conversation with Florida Realtor and appraiser Frank Gregoire. The industry veteran speaks to more topics including the value of data and photographs within the appraiser’s workfile. Read on for the rest of the story

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Appraisers knowing their ‘why’ is key to success

Valuation Review

Dustin Harris' (“The Appraiser Coach”) blog post, “Knowing Your Why is the Key to Success,” is highlighted for this month’s Valuation Review installment.

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More modernization thoughts with ServiceLink exec

Valuation Review

Valuation Review concludes its conversation with Vice President, Valuations Product Management for ServiceLink Phillip King on appraisal modernization.

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CEO discusses challenges facing appraisers

Valuation Review

ValueScape Analytics CEO William Leveson-Gower shares with Valuation Review his thoughts on this matter, and much more. As we’ve come through a full year living under pandemic conditions, what are some of the specific challenges for appraisers moving past COVID-19?

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Veteran appraiser discusses the accuracy of MLS and other matters

Valuation Review

Valuation Review, which is bringing you the first of many new exclusive features with sources/subscribers eager to share their appraisal expertise with us beginning with Zormeier, spoke about her concerns and other industry issues.

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Appraiser tips: Balancing acts are important

Valuation Review

McKissock discussed the insights offered in the blog with Valuation Review. McKissock Learning recently released a blog “How to Achieve Better Work-Life Balance: Tips for Appraisers.” Read on to learn more tips appraisers can take advantage of

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Phone usage for home inspections more frequent, says executive

Valuation Review

Valuation Review concludes its conversation with Mark Walser, president of Incenter Appraisal Management. Walser gives more insight on the profession, as well as his belief that more and more, smartphones are being used for home inspections/appraisals.

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Appraisal company exec discusses technology 'remedies'

Valuation Review

Valuation Review recently spoke with Mark Walser, president of Incenter Appraisal Management, to discuss a variety of hot industry topics including how more technology can create circumstances to help remedy the problems surrounding bias.

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Committee emphasizes modernization of mortgage underwriting

Valuation Review

Valuation Review concludes its conversation with Property Science’s Paul Chandler.

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NAR: Residential property availability a ‘concern’

Valuation Review

The National Association of Realtors Fair Housing Policy & Valuation Director Sehar Siddiqi spoke virtually on a webinar sponsored by Metro-West Appraisal. Valuation Review reached out to Siddiqi for insight on this topic, and others

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CEO gives commercial outlook

Valuation Review

BBG CEO Chris Roach reached out to Valuation Review to share his thoughts on the market. Roach gives insight from his article “Commercial Real Estate Market Outlook.” Read on for more thoughts on the commercial marketing trends

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Technology tool is a ‘multi-tasker’

Valuation Review

Earlier, Valuation Review discussed the Valorem technology tool offered by JLL Valuations Advisory. We recently spoke with JLL’s Global Chief Product Officer Tyrone Hodge for more details about this technological advancement and what it means for appraisers.

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‘Appraise only the real estate,’ industry veteran says

Valuation Review

Valuation Review concludes its conversation with Julie Friess, chief appraiser of Sedona Appraisal Research Associates, for more insight on the definitions of long-term rentals.

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AI president speaks to appraiser recruitment, more misconceptions

Valuation Review

Valuation Review concludes its interview with Appraisal Institute (AI) President Jody Bishop from the AI conference recently held in Las Vegas. Bishop pointed out more areas where appraising can flourish in 2022, including what PAREA can bring.

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Chief appraiser discusses apprentice program, short and long-term rentals

Valuation Review

Valuation Review caught up with Julie Friess, chief appraiser of Sedona Appraisal Research Associates, for an in-depth look at her company’s apprentice camp.

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A guide to reading the commercial market

Valuation Review

Valuation Review caught up with Commonwealth Commercial Appraisal Group President Michael Rohm, who shared his expertise on matters pertaining to the market and what appraisers should know.

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Appraiser discusses agents, sales versus comps

Valuation Review

This month, Valuation Review highlights more aspects of appraising from Dustin Harris, “The Appraiser Coach.” Harris offers insight on appraisers dealing with agents, in addition to understanding distinctions between sales and comparables. Read on for more from Harris

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A conversation with new ASA International President Richard Berkemeier

Valuation Review

Valuation Review recently sat down with the new ASA International President Richard Berkemeier. Earlier, we brought readers’ attention the initial announcement by ASA regarding this appointment, and now share more of what Berkemeier hopes to accomplish during his tenure.

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Commercial firm CEO outlines new education program

Valuation Review

Valuation Review spoke with BBG CEO Chris Roach, who shared many details about “BBG-U.”

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Clear Capital director discusses AVM compliance

Valuation Review

Valuation Review spoke with Clear Capital Real Estate Analytics Product Director James Marshall about automated valuation models.

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At age 97, one appraiser’s plan is to keep ‘doing what she can’

Valuation Review

Valuation Review was honored to speak with Kehl about her career, which includes periods in real estate and appraising. Ernestine Kehl has truly spent a lifetime enjoying her personal and professional experiences.

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LIVE: AI welcomes appraisers to Las Vegas

Valuation Review

The 2022 Appraisal Institute (AI) Annual Conference is underway, and Valuation Review is live in Las Vegas to cover the event. A wide variety of appraisal topics will be discussed during the next two days at the Bellagio Hotel & Resort.

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EVP executives give further insight on leveraging valuation technology

Valuation Review

Earlier, Valuation Review introduced its audience to the Equity Valuation Partners (EVP) technology tool Inhabet, which provides low-risk or renewal valuations in homes.

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Eminent domain: Appraiser advice for becoming an expert witness

Valuation Review

Valuation Review reached out to Owners’ Counsel of America’s Executive Director Leslie Fields to share her thoughts from her article “What It Takes to Be An Expert Appraisal Witness in An Eminent Domain Case.”

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Florida appraiser discusses the hot topics

Valuation Review

Valuation Review caught up with Realtor, appraiser Frank Gregoire (Gregoire & Gregoire, Inc.) who addressed a wide range of appraisal topics on the minds of professionals within the industry.

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Director details product supporting Freddie Mac platform for appraisers

Valuation Review

Earlier, Valuation Review informed its readers about Clear Capital’s technology launch of ClearInsight+.

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Survey: Appraisers weigh in on yearly usage of technology

Valuation Review

In Valuation Review’s 2021 Voice of the Appraiser special report, appraisers and lenders shared their opinions regarding the overall status of the profession.

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Mississippi’s appraiser educator outlines program

Valuation Review

Earlier, Valuation Review brought to its readers’ attention that the Appraisal Subcommittee (ASC) partnered with Mississippi Practical Appraiser Training (MPAT) for its inaugural MPAT program completion ceremony for 17 aspiring real estate appraisers in Mississippi.

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Consultant shares appraisal matters at conference

Valuation Review

Valuation Review attended this year’s National Association of Appraisers Annual Conference & Trade Show in South Carolina.

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AMC expands on its tech tool for appraisers

Valuation Review

Valuation Review concludes its conversation with Incenter Appraisal Management President Mark Walser, who gives more details about RemoteVal to further assist appraisers.

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Veteran appraiser reminds everyone ‘mastering the basics’ is essential

Valuation Review

Valuation Review reached out to appraiser Matt Simmons, who in his article “Don’t Start Driving Until You Know Where You’re Going,” shared some of the ignored basics for appraisal success.

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California appraiser addresses report errors

Valuation Review

Valuation Review reached out to Mark Buhler, a certified residential real estate appraiser who shared views from his article “Five Common Issues Found in Appraisal Reports.”

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A conversation with Fannie Mae’s Keisha Wilkinson

Valuation Review

At the 2022 National Association of Appraisers Conference and Trade Show, Valuation Review spoke with Fannie Mae Single Family Marketing Lead Associate Keisha Wilkinson.

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Marketing, mortgage world mourning the death of economist

Valuation Review

Valuation Review was saddened to learn of the passing of CoreLogic Chief Economist Frank Nothaft. A regular feature in our publication’s market section, Nothaft, a former top economist with Freddie Mac, was 66 years old. Read on for an official statement from CoreLogic

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Valuation company exec speaks to modernization

Valuation Review

Vice President, Valuations Product Management for ServiceLink Phillip King, discussed his ideas in a recent article pertaining to the appraisal modernization process. King shared those thoughts with Valuation Review, in addition to answering some other questions we posed to him.