‘Lending’ Posts

 

Exterior-only Appraisal: Thinking Outside the House

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I do pre-foreclosure and home equity work for several clients, and their assignments include some Exterior-From-Street appraisals. Insurance companies and agents request this type of report as well. Recently, I heard from an appraiser who doesn’t do “drive-by” Exterior-Only assignments. I understand, as part of managing businesses appraisers make different business decisions related to the […]

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Listings: To Grid or Not To Grid…

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Have you ever gotten into a disagreement over whether including listings in the sales comparison approach is inappropriate – or even misleading? I’d like to say I’m torn over the issue and just present my opinion as some middle-of-the-road approach; however, I really do see the benefits of including listings as part of summarizing my appraisal […]

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Business Management: Part 1 Fee and Turn-Time Management

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Hi Everyone, My name is Joshua Walitt and this is my official blog site. I hope some of you were able to read my blogs from Appraisal Buzz (www.appraisalbuzz.com) about Appraisals, Valuation,Business Management, Real Estate and among others. However,  with my desire to get your inputs and comments on my writings and blogs, I have decided […]

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