Appraisal Blog

Access appraisal tips, trends and other information to grow your career.

8 Common Violations Made by Appraisers

8 Common Violations Made by Appraisers

When it comes to appraisal violations, certain minor violations are very common. In this article, I outline several examples of less serious breaches of development STANDARD 1 and reporting STANDARD 2—and a few other types of violations, too. I have compiled these based on…

What Appraisers Should Look for in 2019

What Appraisers Should Look for in 2019

Rising interest rates, a slowdown in home purchases, and consolidation of the lending industry comprise the three predicted events most likely to affect the appraisal business in 2019. But while home sales may slow or stagnate, appraisers can still profit from the proliferation of…

Best TED Talks for Appraisers

Best TED Talks for Appraisers

TED talks illuminate and expand on the big ideas in our society. Their annual conference and spin-off events bring together many of the world’s preeminent technology, entertainment, and design professionals to share and discuss the great issues of our time. Real estate sits on…

Fannie Mae Issues Guidance for Rural Appraisers

Fannie Mae Issues Guidance for Rural Appraisers

Earlier this week, Fannie Mae issued a new edition of its Appraiser Update e-newsletter; this edition was titled Special Edition for Rural Appraisal. The newsletter covers several topics of interest to rural appraisers, including a summary of recent changes to Fannie Mae’s policies, information…

Each year more than 100,000 professionals advance their career with McKissock Learning.

Hear what they have to say.

See More Reviews