Appraisers: Fraud is Not Okay

Some people might say a public forum isn’t the place to air this dirty laundry, but this is not really a public forum. Of my thousands of readers, very few … Read More

A Home Owner’s View on Value

As a real estate appraisal provider, it can be hard to get into the home owner’s perspective. It seems that what is important to them may not directly translate into … Read More

Building Materials Can Affect Value

Here’s a great question:  Where can newbie and apprentice appraisers go to get training in how to distinguish among building materials?  I have to admit this is something I never … Read More

Virtual Appraisal Assistant Synergy

I sometimes am criticized for hiring assistants outside of the United States. More specifically, I am criticized for paying my virtual assistants outside the United States 3-6 dollars an hour. … Read More