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Will the home appraisal industry be replaced by technology?
This decision will reduce the number of appraisals being requested, says Appraisal Institute President Jim Amorin, and implicitly suggests that a model with less human participation is just as good. "There's no replacement for an appraisal in most ...


Will the home appraisal industry be replaced by technology? - Curbed
Real estate appraisers are getting nervous as algorithms become more sophisticated.

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HousingWire (blog)

Another answer to the appraiser shortage? Eliminate 4-year degree requirement
HousingWire (blog)
[Update 1: Wording has been changed to reflect that the Appraisal Quality Board task force is part of the Appraisal Foundation, not the Appraisal Institute.] Whether the housing industry will have enough real estate appraisers continues to be a topic ...

The Daily Progress

The Green MLS: How it helps agents and their clients
The Daily Progress
NAR, the Real Estate Standards Organization (RESO),the Council of Multiple Listing Services (CMLS), and the Appraisal Institute worked with the energy efficiency community to align MLS data fields with available technical information on a home's green ...

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

Calling All Appraisal Nerds
Appraisal Buzz (press release) (registration) (blog)
I have been on a mission over the past few months to collect all of the editions of The Appraisal of Real Estate by the Appraisal Institute. I am researching a number of things but among them is a historical view into changes to the definition of ...

A-TEK, Inc. Federal Civilian Division Appraised at CMMI Maturity ...
Business Wire (press release)
A-TEK, Inc. of McLean, VA has successfully been appraised at CMMI® Maturity Level 3 for DEV and SVC, achieving one of many 2017 strategic goals.

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New Book Highlights Green Commercial Property Valuations
National Mortgage Professional Magazine
“The Valuation of Green Commercial Real Estate” by Timothy P. Runde and Stacey L. Thoyre details how valuation professionals, lenders, investors and developers can blend green building considerations into their appraisal methodology. The book also ...

Markets Insider

BBG Acquires San Antonio Commercial Real Estate Appraisal and ...
Markets Insider
DALLAS, Aug. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- BBG, a leading independent commercial real estate valuation, advisory and appraisal firm, today announced that it has a ...

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Appraisers told to be prepared for impact of sea levels rising
Jamestown Press
The recent summit was hosted by Save The Bay for members of the Massachusetts and Rhode Island chapters of the Appraisal Institute. Fugate's said his council is unique from other coastal states because it is directly in charge of permitting. It makes ...

Smith County Republican Club to meet Thursday
Tyler Morning Telegraph
The Smith County Republican Club will hear from Tyler Mayor Martin Heines in its regulation meeting, slated for 6:30 p.m. on Thursday. Heines is a Tyler native, a small business owner and property manager and investor. He earned a BBA degree from the ...

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