Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac (the GSEs) have launched an initiative to update the Uniform Appraisal Dataset (UAD) and uniform appraisal reporting forms. The UAD and Forms Redesign initiative will leverage extensive stakeholder input to update the appraisal dataset, align it with the industry-standard … [Read more...] about Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Will Update Appraisal Dataset and Forms
In this paper, FHFA studies whether there are any systematic quality differences between appraisals associated and unassociated with appraisal management companies (AMCs). We find that compared to non-AMC appraisals, AMC appraisals on average share a similar degree of overvaluation despite being … [Read more...] about Are Appraisal Management Companies Value-Adding?
CHICAGO, IL (December 7, 2017) –Accurity Valuation, one of the premier appraisal firms in the United States, today announced a strategic partnership with ANOW, a globally trusted source for Appraisal Office Management. ANOW brings innovative and adaptive office management solutions to thousands of … [Read more...] about Accurity Valuation and Anow Announce a Strategic Partnership