Wednesday , 20 February 2019

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Quicken Loans Study: Less Than Half a Percent Difference Between Owner and Appraiser Opinions of Home Values

By QLAdmin • Quicken Loans’ National HPPI shows appraised values 0.45% lower than homeowners estimated in December • Home values rose 0.79% nationally in December, and posted a 5.15% year-over-year increase, according to the Quicken Loans HVI DETROIT, January 8, 2018 – The year ended with owner and appraiser perceptions of home values slightly moving in different directions, although the …

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The Bumps and Bruises in the Appraisal World

By The Appraiser Coach As I teach principles of prosperity and share things with you that have made my appraisal business more successful, I often don’t talk about the many difficulties I’ve faced along … Read More Via:: The Bumps and Bruises in the Appraisal World       

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Inspections Can Sometimes Be Embarrassing

By The Appraiser Coach Inspections can occasionally get embarrassing, right? It happens to all of us. That’s just part of the appraisal business. But that does not make things any easier or less embarrassing, … Read More Via:: Inspections Can Sometimes Be Embarrassing       

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Maintaining Your Standards as a Mentor

By The Appraiser Coach The Appraisal Foundation recently announced that they are lowering their standards for appraisers to get their appraiser licenses. Prior to April 30, 2018, licensed general appraisers needed 2,000 hours of … Read More Via:: Maintaining Your Standards as a Mentor       

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Homeowner Perception and Equity Growth Remain Steady as 2018 Comes to a Close

By QLAdmin • Quicken Loans’ National HPPI shows appraised values 0.36% lower than homeowners estimated in November • Home values dipped 0.53% nationally in November, but posted a 5.01% year-over-year increase, according to the Quicken Loans HVI DETROIT, December 11, 2018 – The difference between owners’ estimates of home values and appraisal values increased in November, although it was still …

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Keep Your Appraisal Vehicle Organized

By The Appraiser Coach Since we spend so much time in them, let’s talk about your appraisal vehicle. How organized is it? Does it make you more efficient? Does it help you create value … Read More Via:: Keep Your Appraisal Vehicle Organized       

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Can I solicit a listing during my appraisal?

By Josh I was recently part of a discussion where an appraiser asked the group: I am an appraiser as well as a real estate sales agent. After I complete inspecting a property for an appraisal assignment and before leaving the property, can I then solicit the owner about the prospect of being his listing agent or […] The post …

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