Appraisers Area

Fannie Mae Addresses Appraisal Concerns

Fannie Mae’s Selling Guide Updates and Additional Guidance on Appraisal-Related Policies addresses many concerns raised by the National Association of REALTORS® regarding the Home Valuation Code of Conduct (HVCC) and the appraisal policies of the Government-Sponsored Enterprises (GSE), Fannie Mae, and Freddie Mac.  Click here to read more.

Revisions to Ethics Rule

The Appraisal Standards Board recently adopted changes to the Conduct section of the ETHICS RULE that became effective January 1, 2010 for the 2010-11 edition of USPAP.  Click here for details.

Appraisal Insight

The National Association of REALTORS® most popular blog is Appraisal Insight.  Click here to join.

Appraiser Facebook Page

The National Association of REALTORS® has set up a Facebook page specifically for appraisers. Click here to join the group.

Comp Check

The Appraisal Foundation has released a Q&A document describing whether an appraiser is allowed to perform a “comp check.” Click here to learn more.