appraisals

Comparing Zillow and Redfin Market Value Estimation

Comparing Zillow and Redfin as two of the best real estate valuators powered by data. In the end, get an…

1 year ago

High demand for appraisals is delaying the underwriting process

Home appraisers are struggling to keep up with a sudden surge in home buying and refinancing. As a result, turnaround…

2 years ago

More home sales can go ahead without an appraisal

Federal banking agencies are increasing the property value limit under which buyers of certain homes must obtain an appraisal for…

3 years ago

Fool-Proofing Your Real Estate Investment: 8 Common Mistakes to Avoid

An industry expert discussed 8 common real estate investment mistakes real estate investors make and how due diligence can mitigate…

3 years ago

Automated home appraisals to become more widespread

Mortgage companies are increasingly turning to computer algorithms to appraise seller’s homes, and a new federal proposal may see the…

3 years ago

Bowery Valuation Snags $12 Million More in Funding

The New York-based Bowery Valuation has just announced Series A funding in the amount of $12 million.

4 years ago

Risk of “wildly inaccurate” home estimates if automation replaces human appraisers

Federal agencies are trying to push the concept of automated home appraisals, but appraisers worry that the plan could lead…

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

Appraisers and homeowners now see eye-to-eye

Experts say that the gap between appraisers’ and homeowners’ estimations of their homes’ worth is getting smaller. The two parties…

5 years ago

How automation is threatening the appraisal industry

Appraisers might be starting to feel a little hot under the collar amid the growing realization that advances in automation…

5 years ago