Saturday , 15 December 2018

Rachel Massey

Rachel Massey
Rachel Massey began in the real estate field in 1984, first in sales, then seguing full-time into appraisal in 1989. She earned her SRA designation from the Appraisal Institute in 2004, and was recently awarded the AI’s new review designation, the AI-RRS. Rachel has spent the majority of her appraisal career in the fee world as an independent appraiser focusing on private client needs including divorce and estate work as well as other private party needs. She has also worked on staff as an appraisal manager and senior level reviewer on the post-funding side of the mortgage world.

Wow, My Market Area is Slow

When your market area begins to slow down, how many times have you sat at your desk, twiddling your thumbs, gazing at the wall? Maybe you’ve cleaned your house one too many times.  You may think the solution may be to step outside your comfort zone and take on an assignment a little farther outside your market area. However, you …

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Value of Analytical Researchers

This article was first published on the Ann Arbor Appraisal Blog. As of August 7, 2018 Selling Guide, the 1004MC is no longer required by Fannie Mae. Freddie Mac and others may follow suit, but this does not stop individual lenders from requiring it to be included as a form of evidence of market trends support. Fannie Mae will continue …

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