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Fannie Mae to treat Appraisal Management Company as “Whipping Boy”

Collateral Underwriter is Fannie Mae’s new proprietary ‘risk management’ software tool they are releasing to lenders and their business partners (AMCs) on January 26, 2015. They claim it is NOT an …

Fannie Mae to pick ‘Lowest Risk’ comparables for appraisers.

Collateral Underwriter is Fannie Mae’s (and Freddie MAC) new proprietary ‘risk management’ software tool they are releasing to lenders and their business partners, Appraisal Management Companies (AMCs), on January 26, 2015. Fannie Mae claims it …

Realtors: Will CU affect your income in 2015?

”CU” is Fannie Mae’s in-house tool for examining credit risk. They are rolling it out to Lenders and, indirectly, to their AMC partners in January 2015. Their objective is to distribute …

Are Diamonds a Realtors best friend?

In the world of diamonds (many married men reading this will have some experience here), there are the four C’s – Cut, Color, Clarity and Carat (weight). Each of the …

Realities and Myths about Real Estate Appraisals and Appraisers

Myth: Appraisers use a series of formulas or predetermined adjustment factors, such as a specific price per square foot, to figure out the value of a home. Reality: Appraisers make …

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