A recent press release from the Appraisal Foundation highlighted new consumer and lender informational pamphlets. These can be used by real estate brokers to help consumers understand the appraisal process. Take a look and see if these would be of benefit to you in your practice. A copy of the Appraisal Foundation press release is below for the lender related pamphlet.
Washington, DC — The Appraisal Foundation, a national non-profit organization dedicated to the advancement of professional valuation and protecting the public trust, has released two new pamphlets benefitting consumers and lenders. Single copies of pamphlets are available from the Foundation by a downloadable PDF (free), a flip-book version (free) and in print edition (limited quantities available for bulk purchasing). For more details on ordering bulk copies, please visit the following links:
To purchase Appraisers, Appraisals & You: A Lender’s Guide to USPAP: http://vaned.co/192wC0o
The Foundation wishes to acknowledge the excellent work of the Publications Committee Chair Steve Elliott and Publications Committee members responsible for developing these publications.
Appraisers, Appraisals & You: A Lender’s Guide to USPAP: Chairman Stephen Thode, Alyce DeJong, Lawrence Netterville and Dennis Black
Appraisers, Appraisals & You: A Lender’s Guide to USPAP was developed for lenders working in the loan underwriting process. This pamphlet provides insight to lenders in working with appraisers as well as an overview of the entire appraisal process.