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Appraisal Profession, Appraising, Helpful for Appraisers

Attracting More Appraisal Business

https://open.spotify.com/episode/3wtSRjvsqLDN6PapZBGtW5 Most appraisers are experiencing a significant slowdown in mortgage lending work due to rapidly increasing mortgage rates which are slowing down the housing market. I have seen a slowdown in my lending work also. So what can we do? Half my work is non-lending work, and that’s been a blessing. Mortgage lending work is… Continue reading Attracting More Appraisal Business

Appraisal Profession, Appraising, Helpful for Appraisers, Helpful Info For Agents, Helpful to Homeowners

Appraisal Reports Are Like Flipbooks

Have you ever read an appraisal report? It should lead you to the appraiser's value opinion in a systematic way. In this article, I discuss how an appraisal report does so.

Appraisal Profession, Appraising, Helpful Info For Agents, Tax Appeals

Do Appraisal Gap Clauses Impact Appraisals?

Do appraisal gap clauses influence the appraiser's opinion of value? In this article, I answer this question.

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Appraisal Profession, Appraising, Helpful Info For Agents

Is A Cubicasa Scan an Inspection?

The way appraisers collect data is changing due to advances in technology. With those changes come questions about how data is or should be collected. Who should do the collecting? In this article, I discuss this topic and I tackle the question of whether a Cubicasa scan is considered an appraisal inspection.

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Appraisal Profession, Appraising, Helpful Info For Agents, Helpful to Homeowners

Why Appraisers Don’t Depreciate Land

Did you know that appraisers don't depreciate land when measuring a home's depreciation in the appraisal process? I talk about why in this article.

Appraisal Profession, Appraising

Copacabana? No Silly, It’s Cubicasa!

Are you a real property appraiser? Are you a REALTOR? How do you measure a home? If you need a floor plan, you do you go about obtaining one? Technology is changing rapidly. And there is a new product on the market that is making measuring homes and providing floor plans fast and fun. I talk about it in this article.