Saturday , 15 December 2018

Housing Wire

Housing Wire

Former Accenture exec Michael Detwiler named Class Valuation CEO

By jguerin@housingwire.com Class Valuation has named Michael Detwiler CEO, just one week after the Michigan-based appraisal management company announced that it was changing its name from Class Appraisal. With Detwiler in charge, Class will charge ahead with its rebrand to keep pace with tech advancements happening in the space. Via:: Former Accenture exec Michael Detwiler named Class Valuation CEO       

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Monday Morning Cup of Coffee: Appraisers may not get paid as CoesterVMS runs out of money

Sources continue to inform HousingWire of new information regarding CoesterVMS as it appears it may be running out of money and leaving some appraisers unpaid. Plus, find out what the housing industry thinks of the new director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Via:: Monday Morning Cup of Coffee: Appraisers may not get paid as CoesterVMS runs out of money …

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Class Appraisal changes name to Class Valuation

By jguerin@housingwire.com Class Appraisal, a Michigan-based appraisal management company, has announced that it’s changing its name to Class Valuation to better describe its expanded focus. The company said its services will now include “new and disruptive” collateral valuation products, a move it is making to keep up with technological advancements impacting the space. Via:: Class Appraisal changes name to Class …

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OCC seeks public comment on raising appraisal exemption threshold

The three federal banking agencies announced they are seeking public comment on a recent proposal to raise the threshold for residential real estate transactions that require an appraisal. All three agencies have approved the proposal and comments will be accepted until 60 days after publication in the Federal Register. Via:: OCC seeks public comment on raising appraisal exemption threshold       

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2018 HW Vanguard: John Frass

Since John Fraas took the helm of Class Valuation as president just over a year ago, the company has seen tremendous growth all while maintaining a positive work environment. Via:: 2018 HW Vanguard: John Frass       

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