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a la mode and National Data Collective Form Partnership to Offer Real Estate Data Services to Appraisers

Naples, FL — a la mode announced today that NDC (National Data Collective), a leading national provider of property data for real estate professionals, has agreed to integrate its data products with a la mode’s full range of appraisal formfilling systems. NDC offers a subscription-based data service to appraisers covering more than 130 million properties in all 50 states, with full …

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Historic Meeting of State Appraiser Organizations

Chicago – Representatives of several independent state professional appraiser organizations met in Chicago, Illinois on Saturday October 11th, to further discuss collaboration on issues affecting their membership. The network, which started as a conversation among three State appraiser organizations less than a year ago, now comprises 16 such State Organizations which is expected to continue growing. The group, which functions …

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Voice Of Appraisal

GOOD MORNING APPRAISERS!! Want to know which states are pushing for a statute of limitations on appraisals? Want to know when your fees may start going up? Are homeowners giving you a hard time? Are Fannie Mae requirements making you nervous? Are agents threatening you? Is USPAP an outdated document? Is Big Data Good…Bad….or Ugly?? Are you an agent and …

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Breaking Down Fee Survey Results

Last month the Virginia Center for Housing Research and the Virginia Tech Program in Real Estate released the Virginia Residential Real Estate Appraiser Remuneration Survey Results. We sat down with Drew Sanderford who was the primary investigator to discuss the survey itself, the results, and what it means to the appraisal industry. Buzz: Thank you for joining us to discuss …

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NDC Forms Strategic Partnership with CRES Insurance To Create Appraiser One

Alliance Allows San Diego-Based Property Data Service to Offer E&O Coverage at No Additional Cost to Qualified Residential Appraisers SAN DIEGO, CA – National Data Collective (NDC), a San Diego-based property data company serving real estate professionals, announced today that it has formed a strategic alliance with CRES Insurance, LLC, a leader in protecting the real estate industry with risk …

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Clearbox, LLC Announces the Launch of ClearOne™

URL:  https://clearbox.com/clearone Salisbury, MD — Clearbox, LLC announces today the release of its ClearOne product — clearbox.com/clearone. ClearOne is a unique report allowing lenders, Appraisal Management Companies and regulators to order a credentials report on real estate appraisers. Joan Trice, an appraisal industry veteran, established Clearbox, LLC in 2011.”Regulatory pressures and practical operational challenges mandate the selection of the best …

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Kaplan Appraisal Education Partners with Industry-Renown Appraisal Authors to Develop New Course

LA CROSSE, WI – Kaplan Appraisal Education, and appraisal authors Jeffrey Johnson and Tony Lesicka, announced a new partnership today to implement real-world appraisal examples from the pair’s popular textbook into a new Kaplan appraisal continuing education course. The book, “Real Estate Appraisal Practice: A Collection of Examples,” consists of 142 examples based on actual real estate narrative appraisal reports. …

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