Appraisal Buzz Staff

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Our Newest Magazine has Arrived

Appraisal Buzz – A Magazine for Valuation Professionals has just published its ninth edition. In this edition, we cover a wide variety of hot topics currently happening in the industry. Some of the topics included are a Data Retrospective, Green Home Values, Statistics and Marketing, and much more! Here are just several of our favorites.. Missing the Green Can Leave …

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Stop Waiting to get Paid: Fixing the Collection Process

Owners of any business understand that incoming cash flow needs to remain steady in order to be successful. However, remaining steady could be a problem for some. Appraisers can often deal with slow-paying clients on their own, but what happens when these clients begin costing more time and energy than necessary? We sat down with Andrea Knoblauch-Wright and Shannon French, …

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Uniform Standards for Evaluations Hearing

The Appraisal Standards Board (ASB), an independent board of The Appraisal Foundation, announced today they would explore the concept of creating standards for evaluations. The ASB stated, “Currently, there are no uniform standards for appraisers to follow when conducting an evaluation, which leads to greater risk to the safety and soundness of the real estate transaction and diminished protections for …

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Stamp Out Revision Requests: 10 Ideas in 30 Minutes

New tools in technology are reducing the amount of time we waste during the work day. The appraisal industry is no different – is your company losing valuable time that should be spent on actually appraising properties? Revision requests can be the biggest time-wasters that an appraiser can face. We sat down with Keith Ellis of Anow to discuss some …

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Irimar Waters named Director of Media

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ocean City, MD – June 11, 2019 Allterra Group, LLC, the parent company of Valuation Expo, the Collateral Risk Network and Appraisal Buzz, announced today the hire of Irimar Waters as our new Director of Media. Irimar’s new role encompasses writing, editing, and marketing for Allterra Group, LLC brands including Valuation Expo, the Collateral Risk Network, and …

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Karen Connolly named Vice President of Operations

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ocean City, MD – June 11, 2019 Allterra Group, LLC, the parent company of Valuation Expo, the Collateral Risk Network and Appraisal Buzz, announced today the promotion of Karen Connolly to Vice President of Operations. Karen’s new role encompasses direct accountability for all Allterra Group, LLC brands including Valuation Expo, Collateral Risk Network (CRN), and Appraisal Buzz. …

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Jim Morrison named Vice President of Marketing and Sales for Allterra Group, LLC

Ocean City, MD – June 7, 2019 Allterra Group, LLC, the parent company of Valuation Expo, the Collateral Risk Network and Appraisal Buzz, announced today the promotion of Jim Morrison to Vice President of Marketing & Sales. Jim will be responsible for driving brand awareness and new revenue through web, email, and traditional marketing avenues. He will be in charge …

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Larry Fortino named as Strategic Account Manager for Clearbox, LLC

Ocean City, MD – June 7, 2019 Clearbox, LLC, the first market vendor credentialing platform, announced today the addition of Larry Fortino as strategic account manager. Larry is a seasoned and trusted leader with extensive sales and leadership experience who consistently delivers results. He is uniquely qualified with not only sales experience, but also law enforcement experience. Larry’s career started …

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