Headline Categories

appraisal

appraiser

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

UAD

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

mortgage statistics

mortgage rates

foreclosure

loan modifications

mbs mortgage backed securities

mortgage politics

mortgage lawsuits

mortgage fraud

mortgage bankruptcy

mortgage employment

subprime

mortgage compliance

wholesale lender

predatory lending

mortgage sales

mortgage brokers

mortgage technology

reverse mortgage

credit

mortgage association

commercial mortgage

REIT

toxic assets

real estate

banking

realtor

NAR

Case-Shiller

Robert Shiller

Case-Shiller P/E

Macro Markets

Gary Shilling

Meredith Whitney

Sheila Beir

Roubini

Warren Buffett

Watch the Latest Appraisal
News Headlines - fannie mae appraisal


Are home appraisals always necessary?
The Real Deal Magazine
Do we always need an appraiser to tell us what a house is worth? The two biggest sources of mortgage financing in the country — Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae — think not. With no formal public announcement, on June 19 Freddie Mac began phasing in its ...

and more »

Miami Herald

Refinancing mortgage? Maybe you don't need that appraisal after all
Miami Herald
Fannie Mae, the other giant, government-supervised financing company, has been quietly offering no-appraisal refinancings for months. Both companies emphasize that they only permit waivers of appraisals when they have substantial data on the property ...

and more »

Washington Post

For Fannie and Freddie, appraisals are not always necessary
Washington Post
The country's two biggest sources of mortgage financing — Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae — think not. With no formal public announcement, Freddie Mac on June 19 began phasing in its plan to transition to appraisal-free mortgages for certain loan ...

and more »

Fannie Mae announces winners of latest non-performing loan sale
Appraisal Buzz (press release) (registration) (blog)
Fannie Mae announced the winners of its seventh and eighth Community Impact Pools for non-performing loan sales. The transaction of $31.9 million in unpaid principal balance will close later this summer, and will be required to follow the FHFA's ...

and more »

Kenneth R. Harney, Are home appraisals always necessary?
NewsOK.com
Fannie Mae, the other giant, government-supervised financing company, has been quietly offering no-appraisal refinancings for months. Both companies emphasize that they only permit waivers of appraisals when they have substantial data on the property ...


Fannie Mae: Here's how to bridge the gap on homeowner education
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… 17 hours ago; #appraisers if you haven't voted yet there is still time to help pick our #ValExpo Most Valuable ...

and more »

UI: Appraisal Process Disadvantages Mortgage Borrowers
Mortgage News Daily
Dawson pointed to Fannie Mae's achievements toward streamlining the appraisal process. The company has standardized data collection which allowed it to create a database from 24 million appraisals. It has used this database to build its Collateral ...

and more »

Collateral and Appraisal News - Fed Addresses Delays
Mortgage News Daily
Fannie Mae has made several policy and process changes to help its customers serve condo buyers and refinancers more simply and efficiently. Fannie has reduced the fee for Streamlined Project Eligibility Review Service (PERS) reviews of established ...

and more »

The MReport

A Spoonful of . . . Clarity
The MReport
With the foundation of standardized appraisal data, Fannie Mae developed Collateral Underwriter® (CU™). Pairing advanced analytics with a database of more than 23 million appraisals and growing, CU is a powerful appraisal risk assessment tool that ...


HousingWire

2017 Rising Stars: Zach Dawson
HousingWire
Prior to joining Fannie Mae in 2012, Dawson managed appraisal fulfillment and collateral underwriting at GMAC Mortgage. He started his career as a licensed appraiser and real estate salesperson in Minnesota. Those experiences have been critical in ...

Designed by Fyrastudio