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The Shred Show LIVE! The Future of Desktop Appraisals

Policy experts Lyle Radke, Sr. Director of Collateral Policy & Justin Alexander, Director of Collateral Strategy from Fannie Mae and our very own Scot Rose, Chief Innovation Officer were shredding! View for an in-depth discussion on new desktop policies, what potential hurdles we expect to see in the near term as the market adapts, and the long-term benefits of desktops.
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The Shred Show LIVE!!! Ask an Appraiser AMA

We were live with the SHRED SHOW talking to our Chief Appraiser, John Dingeman, and fielding tons of great questions from the mortgage community! Check out the video to see what questions he covered!
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HOW APPRAISAL MODERNIZATION IS IMPACTING MORTGAGE LENDING

Like every other part of the home finance business, appraisal modernization continues to have an impact on the way mortgage lenders operate. The latest changes, announced by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac and in effect March 2022, are no exception. On the surface, the new rules are making it easier for lenders to rely on desktop appraisals for a larger...

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HOW APPRAISAL MODERNIZATION IS IMPACTING MORTGAGE LENDING

Like every other part of the home finance business, appraisal modernization continues to have an impact on the way mortgage lenders operate. The latest changes, announced by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac and in effect March 2022, are no exception. On the surface, the new rules are making it easier for lenders to rely on desktop appraisals for a larger...
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Class Valuation, McKissock Learning, And DataMaster Form Strategic Partnership

Class Valuation, a national Appraisal Management Company, has formed a strategic partnership with DataMaster, an appraisal software company, and McKissock Learning, a national appraisal educational provider, to help appraisers navigate the recent policies and trends affecting their profession. Together these industry leaders will work to inform, educate, and empower the appraiser community to work more efficiently and increase their earning potential. The...
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PAVE Task Force Action Plan To Address Appraisal Bias Is A Bold Leap Forward

The PAVE task force’s action plan and the Department of Justice’s recent filing of the Statement of Interest make it clear that more is required from the federal government and the appraisal industry than just words – action is required. As Secretary Fudge and Ambassador Rice noted in their remarks today, there is more work to be done. The action...
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The Shred Show Live! Appraisal Domination in 2022

IF YOU ARE NOT SEEING IMPROVEMENT, YOU ARE WORKING WITH THE WRONG AMC Class Valuation's CEO, John Fraas, and Chief Growth Officer, Jon Tallinger, joined Josh Pitts on The Shred Show to discuss appraisal DOMINATION in 2022! Check out episode 1 of this 7-part series with Class Valuation and Shred Media!  CHECK OUT OUR NATIONAL PERFORMANCE METRICS & WHAT...
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Class Valuation Removes Appraiser Trainee Roadblocks With The Pod Program

This approach is designed to help grow the appraiser network more rapidly and prevent capacity challenges like those that occurred in 2021. KEY TAKEAWAYS The pod model builds on the existing supervisor and trainee requirements by pairing one supervisor with up to three trainees in a pod to teach skills and impart best practices while sharing workloads. Each pod is...
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Appraisal guru offers a glimpse of the future

“It’s going to be an interesting year.” That’s how appraisal expert John Tallinger, chief growth officer at Class Valuation, assesses what’s ahead for mortgage brokers amid a changing industry landscape. Mortgage Professional America caught up with Tallinger at the inaugural “Hall of AIME” event staged by the titular Association of Independent Mortgage Brokers from Feb. 10-12. With the home refinancing...

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