In its latest video, the Appraisal Institute, the nation’s largest professional association of real estate appraisers, highlights what the organization has to offer to valuation professionals. [Read more…]
To help their customers, lenders might be tempted to choose a less time consuming – and potentially lower cost – real estate valuation method than an appraisal. But while alternative valuation options – such as automated valuation models and broker price opinions – might be cheaper, are they better? [Read more…]
An appraisal designation can potentially help an appraiser’s career become more lucrative. [Read more…]
The Appraisal Institute invests significant time and effort surrounding banking regulatory relief and maintaining appraisal thresholds. That’s the subject of the On Point column in Valuation magazine’s second quarter 2018 issue. [Read more…]
Preparing for a real estate appraisal shouldn’t be stressful for a homeowner. But whether the property is being refinanced or sold, understanding how to get ready for an appraiser’s visit is essential. [Read more…]
In the Appraisal Institute’s latest video, two Designated Members describe the most interesting challenges they’ve faced as an appraiser.