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HousingWire

Fannie Mae CEO: We're focused on reducing appraisal turnaround times
HousingWire
Never was a problem before HVCC. Just one question to a lender from an Appraiser can take 2-4 days getting back to you through an AMC. Happens all the time. Simple things that can take a minute if appraiser calls directly, can take days through an AMC.

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OCRegister

Federal regulators mull appraisal-free mortgages for some loans
OCRegister
“The most important part of the appraisal is the comments section about conditions, upgrades, amenities or if a property is falling off its foundation,” said Lance Siegel, president of HVCC Appraisal Ordering in Lake Forest. No appraisal means no real ...


Community calendar: Aug. 16
Troy Record
VOLKSWALK: Join the Empire State Capital Volkssporters for fun fitness and fellowship in Malta, starting at 9 a.m. at HVCC Tec-Smart parking lot, 345 Hermes Road. A volkswalk is a leisurely walk (typicaly 10k or 6.2 miles; a 3 mile route is also offere ...

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Appraisal Buzz (press release) (registration) (blog)

An appraiser's thoughts on the repeal of Dodd-Frank
Appraisal Buzz (press release) (registration) (blog)
Will things go back to the way they were before Dodd-Frank, or even before the HVCC (Home Valuation Code of Conduct)? What about those unintended consequences that arose from these two pieces of legislation? It's anyone's guess as to what Donald ...

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Community calendar: Aug. 6 - Troy Record

Appraisers forums (Discuss anything appraisal related)


Community calendar: Aug. 6
Troy Record
VOLKSWALK: Join the Empire State Capital Volkssporters for fun fitness and fellowship in Malta, starting at 9 a.m. at HVCC Tec-Smart parking lot, 345 Hermes Road. A volkswalk is a leisurely walk (typicaly 10k or 6.2 miles; a 3 mile route is also offere ...

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Community calendar: Aug. 12
Troy Record
VOLKSWALK: Join the Empire State Capital Volkssporters for fun fitness and fellowship in Malta, starting at 9 a.m. at HVCC Tec-Smart parking lot, 345 Hermes Road. A volkswalk is a leisurely walk (typicaly 10k or 6.2 miles; a 3 mile route is also offere ...

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Mortgageorb

How Does The Dodd-Frank Act Impact The Appraisal Process?
Mortgageorb
Prior to the Dodd-Frank Act, the appraisal process was most recently regulated by the terms of the 2009 Home Valuation Code of Conduct (HVCC), which required that mortgage lenders use a third party when obtaining an appraiser to complete an appraisal.


Appraisal Buzz (press release) (registration) (blog)

Challenges and Changes of a Real Estate Appraiser
Appraisal Buzz (press release) (registration) (blog)
Crabtree: Speaking as a residential appraiser, I would opine that the one specific thing that changed the profession forever was the advent of HVCC / Dodd-Frank that gave rise to Appraisal Management Companies. Not until Dodd-Frank is either repealed ...

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Appraisal Buzz (press release) (registration) (blog)

Modernizing Appraisals and the Future of the Industry
Appraisal Buzz (press release) (registration) (blog)
HVCC and subsequently the AIR (appraisal independence requirements) components of Dodd Frank left an indelible mark on the appraisal profession. For the past 9 years practically every stakeholder has done their best to avoid compliance with AIR.

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Shawnee Mission Post

Mortgage 101: Appraisers hold power — sometimes too much power
Shawnee Mission Post
The Home Valuation Code of Conduct (HVCC), which went into effect April 30, 2009, is a bill designed to create a higher level of integrity of work surrounding real estate appraisals. This was part of many regulations imposed following the housing ...

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