Wednesday , 20 February 2019

Press Releases

ACI Executive George Opelka Receives 2016 Valuation Visionary Award at Valuation Expo

PALM COAST, Fla., July 12, 2016 — George Opelka, senior vice president of sales and marketing for ACI, a member of the First American family of companies, today was honored with the Collateral Risk Network’s 2016 Valuation Visionary award. Opelka received the award at the 2016 Valuation Expo in recognition of his trailblazing role in advancing the industry through technology …

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Accurate Group Adds Experienced Banking Executive to Drive Further Revenue Growth in Real Estate Valuation Products

Leading provider of real estate appraisal, title and compliance services adds key talent to grow appraisal and valuation services market share CLEVELAND, OHIO – June 21, 2016 – Accurate Group, a leading provider of real estate appraisal, title and compliance services, today announced that it has hired former Huntington National Bank executive, Mike Kirk. Mike joined Accurate Group effective June …

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First Annual Ohio Credit Union Appraisal Scholarship Award

2016 OCAP Award

Dayton, OH (June 17, 2016)— CU Appraisal Services is pleased to announce Jenna Steiner as the first recipient of the OCAP • Ohio Credit Union Appraisal Scholarship. The Ohio Coalition of Appraisal Professionals (OCAP) board set the selection criteria and application process. This scholarship was established by CU Appraisal Services, on behalf of their Ohio credit union partners, to assist with …

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Appraisal Subcommittee

ASC Issues Proposed Rule on Collection and Transmission of Appraisal Management Company Annual Registry Fees WASHINGTON – The Appraisal Subcommittee of the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (ASC) today issued a proposed rule that would implement collection and transmission of appraisal management company (AMC) annual registry fees by State appraiser certifying and licensing agencies that elect to register and supervise …

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Collateral Risk Network Government Relations Committee meets with Congressional Staff

Ocean City, MD – On Wednesday, May 11th, Joan Trice, CEO and Founder of Allterra Group, Steve Linville, President of Allterra Group and Greg Stephens, Chief Appraiser, SVP Compliance for Metro-West Appraisal Company and Co-Chair of CRN Government Relations Committee spent the day on Capitol Hill in meetings with Congressional Staff continuing discussions relating to some of the challenges facing …

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DPOR: Virginia Real Estate Appraiser Board Releases Guidance Document Customary and Reasonable Compensation for Fee Appraisers

ROANOKE, VIR.– The Board is issuing this guidance document to interpret and implement the requirements of §§ 54.1-2021.1.B.2.k and 54.1-2022.1 of the Code of Virginia, and 18 VAC 130-30-160.15 of the Board’s Appraisal Management Company Regulations as a means of providing information or guidance of general applicability to the public: Licensed Appraisal Management Companies (AMCs) must provide customary and reasonable …

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Can you Really do Regression Just Using Excel?

IDAHO FALLS, Ida.-  The Appraiser Coach, Dustin Harris, announces today the release of a new two part webinar series. Have you ever been asked by a client to “please show support for your [___________] adjustment?”  Do you come away looking like a deer in headlights? This is not just another regression webinar.  Regression seems to be all the rage right …

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ACI Sky™ Review Platform Provides Speed and Quality Gains to Appraisal Review Process

PALM COAST, Fla.–ACI today announced the release of ACI SkyTM Review, a web-based appraisal review platform that leverages over 5,000 customizable collateral risk rules that highlight areas of concern, automate checklist items, and empower Quality Control (QC) professionals with an interactive window into the appraisal report. Sky Review brings speed, consistency, and quality to the challenging appraisal review process. Sky Review …

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