October 4, 2012
This month there are a number of conferences and expos that are being highlighted. Our staff will be at many of these so if you would like to speak with someone please let us know. And if you have any questions about any of these events feel free to drop us a note or connect with us on any of our social media channels. We're happy to answer any questions you may have!
The FHA Appraisal - October 10, 2012 - Denver, CO.
This FREE one-day class discusses FHA appraisal requirements including FHA Appraisal Protocol, updates to FHA appraisal policy, as well as equips attendees with the knowledge to determine property eligibility. This course provides a refresher to seasoned FHA appraisers, as well as provides valuable information to appraisers new to the FHA roster. Attendees will receive 7-hours of continuing education acceptable for the State of Colorado appraisal licensing requirements. Class size is limited, first-come, first served.
Registration Required: http://www.hud.gov/emarc/index.cfm?fuseaction=emar.registerEvent&eventId=1516&update=N
On the day of the class, check-in begins at 8:00 a.m. Class begins promptly at 8:30 a.m. Mountain Time. Questions? E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
AARO - Association of Appraiser Regulatory Officials
Washington, D.C. October 13th - 16th
With updates from the Appraisal Subcommittee and the Appraisal Foundation, Day one of this three and a half day conference will start attendees off with a bang. Day two includes a panel on attracting trainee appraisers to the profession. For more information and to register visit the AARO website online at http://www.aaro.net/.
Colorado Association of REALTORS Annual Conference and Expo
The CAR annual conference and expo will be October 14th - 16th in Denver. This year's conference will be a keynote from Nicole Nicolay and a town hall with Dr. Lawrence Yun, NAR's chief economist. And do not forget to stop by and visit the VanEd booth on the expo floor. Team members will be onsite answering questions about not only licensing requirements, but also regarding the recently updated courses for both CE & Pre-Licensing. We might even be giving away free courses again!
More information and registration details can be found online by clicking here. (Note: Early Registration Deadline is October 5th!)
Oklahoma REALTORS Education Conference and Trade Show
Running October 17th and 18th in Tulsa, this year's event features Andrew Wooten and Pat Strong. Attendees will have the opportunity to hear from top National speakers, network and prepare for the next wave in business trends. Register now for the largest real estate conference in Oklahoma. (Can't be there in person? No problem - follow along on twitter with the hashtag #HomeInOK - we'll post it here as well!)
More info and registration at http://www.oklahomarealtors.com/meetings-events/annual-conference.
The 2012 NAIFA Conference
Register online at http://www.naifa.com today and join your colleagues at the NAIFA
2012 National Conference, October 17-20 at the Crowne Plaza Meadowlands in
Instructors may want to know about DevLearn & Adobe Learning Summit
Held this year October 31st - November 2nd in Las Vegas, NV, where experts will gather to share new ideas and information related to education technology. This event includes a focused expo and educational program designed to engage those involved with delivery and product development. Learn more and register online at http://www.elearningguild.com/DevLearn/content/2272/devlearn-2012-conference-and-expo---home/.
And coming in November!
Valuation Expo set to run Nov. 8th - 10th in San Antonio
Join VanEd and appraisers from around the country at this year's Valuation Expo Scheduled for November 8th - 10th in San Antonio, TX. Of special interest is this year's new Lenders LIVE! area - where appraisers can meet with participating lenders who are interested in expanding their fee panels.
For more on the event and to register visit http://www.valuationexpo.com/.
Note: CE is available in many states through VanEd. To find your state approval status visit the Val Expo website.
National Association of REALTORS Conference and Expo
Running November 7th - 12th this year in Orlando, FL, this year's conference will include a team of elite military professionals who share combat-proven methodologies to help you achieve victory in your rapidly changing business environment.
Find out what else is going on and register online at http://www.realtor.org/convention.nsf/.
With so much going on in the real estate, mortgage and appraisal industries it is more important than ever to stay up to date on rules and technology. Have an event scheduled that we missed here? Let us know! We will be happy to look at it!