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by Joan Trice
Wed Jul 22, 2020 9:39 am
Forum: Appraiser Townhall
Topic: Shop local - Covid-19 has been hardest on local businesses
Replies: 2
Views: 900

Re: Shop local - Covid-19 has been hardest on local businesses

James, I couldn't agree more especially with respect to locally owned restaurants which is a sector the hardest hit. I make sure to tip the wait staff heavily.
by Joan Trice
Tue Jul 21, 2020 11:43 am
Forum: Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac
Topic: Scott Reuter, Freddie Mac
Replies: 0
Views: 515

Scott Reuter, Freddie Mac

I couldn't be more excited to report that Scott Reuter from Freddie Mac has agreed to moderate this forum. One of Scott's duties is to interact and interface with the appraisal community. He takes his role seriously and is here to answer any of your questions and concerns directly! Folks, it doesn't...
by Joan Trice
Tue Jul 21, 2020 11:37 am
Forum: Appraiser Townhall
Topic: Appraiser Identity Theft
Replies: 0
Views: 438

Appraiser Identity Theft

I am starting to get more reports that this practice is getting rampant. Perhaps it is a sign of the times- everyone is busy and they send out a "runner" to do the inspection. I don't care what the excuses are but regardless, this is fraud. If anyone knows this activity is taking place please report...
by Joan Trice
Thu Jul 09, 2020 5:59 am
Forum: Appraiser Townhall
Topic: Is an REO an Arms Length Transaction?
Replies: 4
Views: 1074

Re: Is an REO an Arms Length Transaction?

This is a topic that seems universally confusing. My brother finally identified from where the confusion originates. Non arms length just means related parties . A related party can be family or even landlord/ tenant. Market value is based on exposure in the open market. REO is not a market transact...
by Joan Trice
Fri Jul 03, 2020 8:32 am
Forum: Chatterbox
Topic: Appraisal Books
Replies: 0
Views: 561

Appraisal Books

I have been half heartedly seeking a copy of the Appraisal Of Real Estate, first edition for several years. I am now focused and ready to buy! I have the second edition on through to present. The second edition was published in 1951. Likely the first edition was not marked as the first edition as th...
by Joan Trice
Thu Jul 02, 2020 9:17 am
Forum: Valuation Expo
Topic: Save the Dates!
Replies: 0
Views: 359

Save the Dates!

Our next virtual conference and trade show will be October 1-3. Stay tuned for details.
by Joan Trice
Wed Jul 01, 2020 7:27 am
Forum: Buzz News
Topic: Beyond the Line of Sight – Aerial Inspections by Lamar Ellis
Replies: 1
Views: 285

Re: Beyond the Line of Sight – Aerial Inspections by Lamar Ellis

Lamar, how do you promote your services? Do you have a website? Is most of your work with drones in the appraisal business or do you get hired by agents for aerials shots for listings?
by Joan Trice
Wed Jun 24, 2020 4:46 pm
Forum: Bradford Technologies
Topic: Hi Jeff
Replies: 0
Views: 243

Hi Jeff

I love Bradford Technologies