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The MReport

A Spoonful of . . . Clarity
The MReport
And the appraisal reports in loan files? Often they were handwritten, and not necessarily legible. One of the first UMDP outputs was the Uniform Appraisal Dataset (UAD). It standardized appraisal data, and since 2012 Fannie Mae has required digitized ...

ACI Strikes Agreement with ValueLink to Integrate Its Sky Appraisal Delivery and Review Technology
Business Wire (press release)
Sky Delivery leverages PAR® logic, ACI's library of over 5,000 customizable collateral risk rules, including more than 1,200 rules designed to reduce exceptions and identify potential risks related to Uniform Appraisal Dataset as required by Fannie Mae ...

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Visionet Systems integrates with Freddie Mac's Loan Closing Dataset
Appraisal Buzz (press release) (registration) (blog)
RT @MountainSeed: Where is the future of the #appraisal industry headed? @appraisalbuzz talks with @FirstAm's Chief #Appraiser. https://t.c… 2017/06/14; #appraisers if you haven't voted yet there is still time to help pick our #ValExpo Most Valuable ...

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How "alphabet soup" led to Day 1 Certainty
The Uniform Appraisal Dataset (UAD) standardized appraisal data, and since 2012 Fannie Mae has required digitized appraisal reports. With that foundation, we developed Collateral Underwriter (CU). Pairing advanced analytics with a database of more than ...

Freddie Mac Advances Mortgage Automation Revolution
In addition, Freddie Mac is introducing three new solutions: Loan Collateral Advisor, an advanced appraisal scoring tool; Loan Closing Advisor, which helps lenders validate their closing data against the Uniform Closing Dataset for completeness ...

Making Sense of the Uniform Appraisal Dataset Rules
The Reverse Review | Daily Reverse Mortgage News (press release)
Overview of the Uniform Appraisal Dataset (UAD) requirements under the Uniform Mortgage Data Program (UMDP). The GSEs have been working towards standardization over the past couple of years. The UAD is only a small part of the UMDP, but one of the ...

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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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A La Mode Carves Out Mercury Network for Private Equity Acquisition
American Banker
Mercury Network, the mortgage lender and appraisal management company software unit of a la mode, was acquired by private equity firm Serent Capital, the companies announced Thursday. The transaction creates two separate companies: Mercury ...

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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 ...

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 ...

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