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Final AMC Rules for Appraisers

Buzz: Thank you for taking the time to speak with us about your upcoming webinar AMC Final Rules and the Impact on Appraisers. Can you tell our readers a little bit about your history in the industry?  Alan:  I’m proud to be the son of an appraiser!  I started when I was knee-high to dad holding the “dumb-end” of the tape …

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By the Seat of our Pants

As business owners, we ought to be constantly asking questions. What is working what is not? Where should my focus be? However, if the answer to any of the following questions is, “by the seat of my pants,” it might be time to reevaluate the way you run your appraisal business: How do you determine fee quotes? How do you …

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Training, Continuing Education, and Giveaways, OH MY!

We’ve told you about the continuing education and the Wells Fargo training sessions but we haven’t mentioned the one of the best things about Valuation Expo, the FREE GIVEAWAYS! Every year our Appraisal Bee is one of the hottest events at Valuation Expo. As Valuation Expo grows, so do the number of prizes for this event. The Appraisal Bee is …

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Bringing Greater Consistency to Appraisal Standards

The International Valuation Standards Council and The Appraisal Foundation Collaborate to Bring Greater Consistency to Appraisal Standards Together, Both Organizations are Taking Action to Harmonize Differences Between Respective Standards London, United Kingdom and Washington DC, US – June 15, 2015 – The International Valuation Standards Council (IVSC), the global standard setter for valuation practice and the valuation profession, and The Appraisal Foundation …

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The Buzz About Valuation Expo

Valuation Expo is almost here. This year the conference will be held at the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront June 29th-July 1st.  Even though it is just a few weeks away there is still time to register and join your peers at one of the biggest conferences in the industry. It has been a while since the event has been held on the east coast; …

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National Appraiser Regulatory System

We often hear from our readers that the appraisal system needs to be changed. It is not very often that someone takes the time to layout the changes they would like to see. Below is an article from Don Clark on what changes he thinks we need to see in the profession and his response to the recent bulletins from  …

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