Headline Categories



FHA appraisal

HVCC appraisal

projects for hire

GSE appraisal

National Delinquency Survey

U.S. Federal Housing Finance Agency home price index

Case-Shiller home-price index

Improving Markets Index

pending home sales index

home prices

freddie mac primary mortgage market survey

mortgage applications

existing home sales

Housing Vacancies and Homeownership

housing starts

building permits

home builder sentiment

Remodeling Market Index

National Housing Survey

RE/MAX National Housing Report

federal reserve

commercial paper

Selected Interest Rates

Flow of Funds

Industrial Production and Capacity Utilization

Consumer Credit

Consumer Confidence

Gallup Economic Confidence Index

Savings Rate

Wholesale Prices

Dodd Frank

Regulatory Reform

appraisal fee

Uniform Appraisal Dataset


home sales

home inspector

home inspection

appraisal license

appraisal jobs

appraisal lawsuits

appraisal politics

appraisal institute

fannie mae appraisal

ginnie mae appraisal

freddie mac appraisal

appraisal bankruptcy

mortgage license


mortgage statistics

mortgage rates


loan modifications

mbs mortgage backed securities

mortgage politics

mortgage lawsuits

mortgage fraud

mortgage bankruptcy

mortgage employment


mortgage compliance

wholesale lender

predatory lending

mortgage sales

mortgage brokers

mortgage technology

reverse mortgage


mortgage association

commercial mortgage


toxic assets

real estate





Robert Shiller

Case-Shiller P/E

Macro Markets

Gary Shilling

Meredith Whitney

Sheila Beir


Warren Buffett

Watch the Latest Appraisal
News Headlines - appraisal


Austin's property appraisal lawsuit has first day in court
Marya Crigler, chief appraiser for Travis Central Appraisal District, is shown working in her office last fall. The city of Austin sued her office and numerous property owners, contending commercial and vacant properties had been appraised below market ...
Judge pondering appraisal district suitAustin Monitor

all 2 news articles »

No. 2 at State Land Office was hit with appraisal penalty
Albuquerque Journal
The newly named deputy to State Land Commissioner Aubrey Dunn was fined $4,000 and ordered to pay more than $7,500 in costs after a state board concluded she prepared appraisals that “grossly overstated” the market value of 560 acres of vacant land ...


Clayton Holdings Acquires Title, Appraisal Management And Technology Provider ...
PR Newswire (press release)
ValuAmerica is a national title agency and a fully-compliant appraisal management company with coverage across all 3,143 counties in the U.S. In addition, the company's award-winning technology platform, ValuNet xsp, helps mortgage lenders and their ...
Clayton Holdings acquires title agency and AMC ValuAmericaHousingWire
Clayton Holdings Announces Acquisition Of ValuAmerica Inc.Mortgageorb
Clayton Holdings to Buy ValuAmerica Title AgencyNational Mortgage News

all 5 news articles »

Appraisal values vary
Butler Eagle (subscription)
The two appraisers engaged by the School Board not only have met the state requirements, but also are a candidate and designated member, respectively, of the Appraisal Institute, the nation's largest professional association of real estate appraisers.


High Rock parking lot bids prompt appraisal
The Saratogian
SARATOGA SPRINGS >>The city has received two responses to its requests for proposals (RFPs) regarding the High Rock parking lot, and after some discussion, the mayor and the commissioners agreed the next step would be to have the land appraised.
Saratoga Springs might seek appraisals for valuable downtown propertyAlbany Business Review
Saratoga Springs Budget Revealed, Parking Garage DiscussedWAMC

all 5 news articles »

seattlepi.com (blog)

Understanding The Basics Of Appraisals
seattlepi.com (blog)
A home appraisal is a step of the mortgage process when an unbiased state-licensed professional determines a home's value based on size, condition, function, and the quality of the home. To do this, the appraiser must first inspect the property. Then ...

MAPS 3 advisory board, convention center panel receive appraisal update
Tom McDaniel, chairman of the MAPS 3 convention center subcommittee, said panel members had been "anxiously" awaiting the report on appraisals of the two sites being studied. Cathy O'Connor leads the land acquisition efforts as president and chief ...

Victoria Advocate

Victoria County residents question appraisal practices, property values
Victoria Advocate
Windmills are still a way of life for area farmers in rural Victoria. One resident though is fighting is home's recent appraisal which he feels is unfair amount. Chad McPherson contested his rate before the appraisal board but is unsatisfied with the ...

Waiving The Right To Appraisal Just Got Easier In Texas
Law360 (subscription)
Law360, New York (October 8, 2015, 10:41 AM ET) -- Any Texas lawyer with even a passing interest in insurance law knows that if you want to see sparks fly, just utter the word “appraisal” near a couple of insurance lawyers. If you really want fireworks ...

and more »

City of Mt. Vernon releases former-MRC campus appraisal; value low, but ...
The City of Mt. Vernon has made public the appraisal of the former property known as the Missouri Rehabilitation Center, at 600 N. Main St. The property, which includes 124 acres, the giant complex formerly used as a hospital and several other ...

Designed by Fyrastudio