Melissa Candolfi

Melissa Candolfi
Melissa Candolfi, Director of Marketing with Allterra Group oversees the development of Appraisal Buzz Newsletter and marketing efforts for Appraisal Buzz and Valuation Expo. A graduate from West Virginia University in 2013 with a BS in Public Relations and Marketing. Melissa is excited to be apart of the team and continue to help grow Appraisal Buzz and Valuation Expo. To contribute to the Appraisal Buzz Newsletter please contact Melissa at mcandolfi@allterragroup.com

The Verdict is in for TriStar Bank

For the past 5 months, the valuation industry has been actively following the TriStar Bank Appraiser Waiver submitted to the Appraisal Subcommittee. The official request asked to receive a one-year waiver of the appraisal regulation’s requirements to utilize a certified appraiser. According to TriStar Bank, the waiver stated there was an absence of certified general real estate appraisers in their …

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How Social Media Can Help Grow Your Business

Social Media is one of the most cost-efficient digital marketing methods available to appraisers. It not only increases your business’ awareness but also increases its recognition. A majority of today’s consumers first reference a company’s online presence which includes their website and social media. Social media allows you to increase your sales with little to no cost. In today’s society, …

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Evolution in the Industry

Throughout any profession, the industry will face a time where there are policy changes, updates and the need to adapt to a new way of life. It is also not uncommon for many industries to find the need to revamp their training or protocols. For the appraiser industry, that time is now. As the years have progressed – so has …

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Valuation Expo Wrap Up!

The East Coast Valuation Expo started and finished with a room full of appraisers and other industry professionals networking and growing their businesses. ValExpo started on Sunday, March 18th with a 7-hour USPAP course sponsored by the Appraisal Institute (AI) and instructed by Stephen Wagner. AI and Mr. Wagner played a significant role in assuring the course was informative and …

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