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News Headlines - Uniform Appraisal Dataset

InHouseUSA Chooses Cloud-Based ACI Sky™ to Streamline Appraisal Delivery and Review
Business Wire (press release)
The ACI Sky platform leverages PAR® Logic, ACI's library of over 5,000 customizable rules, including more than 1,200 rules designed to identify potential collateral risks and reduce exceptions related to the Uniform Appraisal Dataset (UAD) as required ...

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Deadline approaching for FHA's Electronic Appraisal Delivery portal
This portal will enable lenders to easily upload, submit and view appraisal data electronically, according to the release. It will use an industry-consistent Uniform Appraisal Dataset with FHA specific additions. The portal will also link mortgage data ...

The Appraisal Report: Last Bastion For 'Unstructured Data' In Mortgage
Bradford: Yes, these new regulations and requirements are requiring more structured data to be contained in the appraisal. Yes, again. The Uniform Appraisal Dataset (UAD) was a good example where the number of data points needed to be captured was ...

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Fifth annual AEI and CRN conference on housing risk, sponsored by FICO
American Enterprise Institute
... Standards Maintenance Organization, consulted with the government-sponsored enterprises on Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice issues for Uniform Collateral Data Portal, and participated in the creation of the Uniform Appraisal ...


Veros offering 'advanced quality control check' for FHA appraisals
“The industry lived through a similar transition in the adoption of the Uniform Appraisal Dataset and UCDP requirements for the GSEs just over five years ago, but it's important we don't lose site that FHA is a different entity with its own ...

The Valuation Conundrum - The MReport

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The Valuation Conundrum
The MReport
While appraisers were once a revered source of information in the housing industry, a changing industry alongside Big Data and an influx of new technology, have drastically changed the appraiser's world. No longer the keeper of covert information, some ...

National Mortgage Professional Magazine

Regulatory Compliance Review: The Fannie and Freddie New Appraisal Portal Uniform Collateral Data Portal
National Mortgage Professional Magazine
This is a single portal for submitting data electronically of an appraisal file. Lenders must use the UCDP Portal to those data files, including the Uniform Appraisal Dataset (UAD)5, when applicable, before the delivery date of the mortgage to Fannie ...


A data makeover: How agency delivery requirements impact the industry's future
The process to create a common approach, protocol and dataset for the capture of electronic appraisal and other loan delivery data has yielded tangible results, setting the stage for similar initiatives over the coming years – ultimately creating a new ...


Ellie Mae hires Piper Neal Beveridge as VP of government and strategic relations
As director of strategic initiatives, her duties included leadership of several Uniform Mortgage Data Program initiatives, including spearheading the Uniform Collateral Data Portal/Uniform Appraisal Dataset initiative, which standardized electronic ...

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ACI Sky™ Provides Cloud-Based Appraisal Platform
Business Wire (press release)
Sky includes a library of more than 500 forms, plus tools for data collection, public records, floor plans, location maps, flood determinations, Uniform Appraisal Dataset (UAD) guidance, MISMO® XML delivery, and ACI's industry-leading PAR® Logic review.

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