appraisal

Effective Ways To Prepare Your Home for an Appraisal

When you’re selling a house, it’s not as simple as listing it on Facebook and waiting for buyers to come…

1 year ago

Understanding the Home Appraisal Process

There are three types of home valuations: the Appraised Value, the Assessed Value, and the Market Value. Rarely are these…

2 years ago

FDIC’s New Mortgage Appraisal Rule Ignores Lessons of Great Recession

After a vote today by the Federal Deposit Insurance Commission (FDIC) Board of Directors, banks making home mortgages will no…

3 years ago

Refinance Appraisals, What You Need to Know

If you have lived in your home for a while, refinancing your mortgage might be a great idea. Refinancing can…

3 years ago

What determines the value of a home?

While both the house and location will factor into the value of a property, in the end, it is an…

4 years ago

Ask Brian Real Estate: Which is better Zillow or Fair Market Analysis?

Brian, we are looking to sell our home in Oklahoma City and move to Kansas in the spring of 2019…

4 years ago

Freddie Mac expands appraisal waiver to condo buyers

Condo buyers and refinancers could be eligible for a new program that allows them to bypass a traditional in-person appraisal…

4 years ago

New rule exempts low-cost commercial property from appraisals

Almost one-third of commercial property sales will become exempt from the need for an appraisal following changes to federal rules.

4 years ago

Appraisal Foundation seeks to address labor shortage

The Appraisal Foundation’s Appraiser Qualifications Board is to ease the requirements for individuals to become an appraiser in order to…

4 years ago

Why is it Important to Have Your Property Appraised?

The strange experience of having your home professionally appraised can be jarring to some people, but it is of incredible…

4 years ago