Real Estate and Appraisal Industry News

November 6, 2013
The Oklahoma mandatory 45-hour Post-License course is now available online. Authored by Anne Woody, former executive director of OREC.

October 30, 2013
October 2013 ASB Meeting Summary: updates on USPAP, Definitions, and the Record Keeping Rule.

October 8, 2013
New Oklahoma online CE courses: 15-hour Broker in Charge (BID) course and the Oklahoma Brokerage Relationships Act (BRA) course

September 26, 2013
New online Texas MCE Course: Broker Responsibility, 6-hours, for TX brokers, designated brokers and salespersons with supervision of other licensees.

August 30, 2013
Missouri GRI courses are available online through a partnership between VanEd and the Missouri Association of REALTORSĀ®.

July 23, 2013
VanEd's online personal finance and debtor education course meets the required education for anyone involved in a personal bankruptcy.

July 12, 2013
Changes to appraiser qualifications take affect 2015. A bachelor's degree will be required for the Certified Residential Appraiser license level.

June 21, 2013
Now is a great time to consider a career in commercial real estate. Bring valuable real estate knowledge to a wide range of business applications.

May 28, 2013
Rule changes include higher MIP and a requirement that mortgage insurance to be paid for the life of some FHA home loans.

May 21, 2013
A Lender's Guide to USPAP provides an overview of the appraisal process for people in the loan underwriting business.