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HousingWire (blog)

The highly contested state of the appraisal market and where it's ...
HousingWire (blog)
Back in March, HousingWire gathered three industry experts to answers readers' questions on the appraisal market. But as it turned out, one hour wasn't nearly ...

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Times Record News

Appraisal district certifies property, mineral values
Times Record News
The Wichita Appraisal District wasn't off the mark from its estimated taxable property values compared to the certified values recently released.
Appraisal district deals with large number of protestsTerrell Tribune

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Quicken slapped with $11M fine in class-action appraisal lawsuit
Plaintiffs in West Virginia (2,770 of them) joined a class-action lawsuit claiming that Quicken provided estimated values to appraisers. A U.S. District Court judge issued the penalty, which Quicken says it will appeal. The ROI Producing Real Estate ...


North Salem Residents Go for the Strawberry Shortcake and an ...
NORTH SALEM, N.Y.--With precious possessions in tow, residents arrived at this year's Strawberry Festival with more than an appetite (although all 250 plated ...

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SharperLending LLC Releases New Real Estate Appraisal Software ...
Business Wire (press release)
Mortgage lenders can use the new Appraisal Report Comparison tool to improve real estate appraisal quality automatically. Provided by SharperLending.

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Detroit Metro Times

Nation's Housing: Court penalizes Quicken in appraisal case
Buffalo News
So it might come as surprise that a federal district court last week levied nearly $11 million in fines and damages against the company for home owners who the court said were victims of an alleged appraisal tampering scheme by Quicken during the ...
Feds rule Quicken Loans influenced home appraisals to their benefit ...Detroit Metro Times

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Federal Banking Agencies Propose Raising Threshold for Requiring Appraisals for Certain Types of Loans
The National Law Review
On July 19, 2017, the Federal banking agencies issued a joint notice of proposed rulemaking which, if adopted as proposed, would increase the threshold above which financial institutions are required to obtain a certified appraisal for commercial real ...

Federal Banking Agencies Issue Proposed Rulemaking to Amend Appraisal Requirement Threshold for Commercial ...
Lexology (registration)
On July 19, the Federal Reserve Board, the FDIC, and the OCC issued a joint notice of proposed rulemaking to raise the threshold for commercial real estate transactions requiring an appraisal from $250,000 to $400,000 in an effort to reduce costs and ...

Houston Chronicle

Patel: State must fix property appraisal system
Houston Chronicle
1: The sheer volume of properties the appraisal districts must evaluate each year. For example, in Harris County there are approximately 5,500 plus parcels for each appraiser or analyst working for the appraisal district. That works out to about 22 ...

The Columbian

Harney: Quicken's appraisal case isn't over yet
The Columbian
So it might come as surprise that a federal district court last week levied nearly $11 million in fines and damages against the company for homeowners who the court said were victims of an alleged appraisal tampering scheme by Quicken during the ...
The Nation's Housing: Quicken Loans fined $11M over appraisalsColumbus CEO

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