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Quick Tip Tuesday: Pitfalls in a Real Estate Transaction

Quick Tip Tuesday. Pitfalls in a real estate transaction. 4 common pitfalls that are the most common in a real estate transaction.

1. Inspections
2. Appraisals… 36 more words

Real Estate

Real estate market uncertainty is forcing appraisers to take a second look

The potential for rapidly dropping prices in southern Ontario is forcing appraisers to have a second look at properties they have already assessed to see how much the market has shifted. 644 more words

Loan Performance

CoreLogic just released their Loan Performance Insights for March 2017, showing that mortgage performance continues to improve. Thanks to tighter underwriting and home price appreciation. 40 more words

Home Values

Three tips for good performance feedback

Many are considering abolition of the dreaded annual appraisal – what could possibly go wrong?

Microsoft, Adobe, Accenture and now a host of professional firms have decided to embrace the brave new world of continuous feedback – and not before time.   407 more words

Another Millstone - Post Number 200

I will be tied up at the Bloggers Bash this weekend so I thought I should maybe reprise one or two old posts. This one was triggered by being my 200th post and includes a discourse on how to conduct a thoroughly professional appraisal. 63 more words

Miscellany

The secret management model that must not be named

It’s my annual appraisal tomorrow, the lowlight of my year.

I announce my opinion of appraisals out loud, and nobody disagrees, most agree, for the usual reasons. 663 more words

Systems Thinking

The government says that customary and reasonable fees are anti competitive and the Louisiana state appraiser board are gangsters.

I thought I would send out this latest news on customary and reasonable fees. So far I only have one response about lunch and that is that it be on a Tuesday or Wednesday. 116 more words

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