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Membership in Columbus REALTORS® provides access to programs and services real estate appraisers need to succeed. Please take advantage of some of these benefits designed to help members gain a foothold in this competitive business.

 

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Appraisal Forum: "We're in this Together"
October 2017
The Residential Education and the Appraiser Committees are joining forces to bring you another Appraisal Forum, featuring a panel of appraisers to answer questions that were posed from a survey taken among the membership. The objective is to help field common questions and misunderstandings and to foster our relationships. 

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OCAP Annual Meeting, June 21, 2017

Maximum Allowable VA Appraisal Fees

*ATTENTION REALTORS* - FHA & USDA Inspection Requirements for Appraisers – Please Read 

Appraiser Property Visit Preparation Form (1/22/16)

10 New Appraisal FHA Requirements (10/20/15)

Appraisal Buzz Article: Risk Management for the Appraiser (10/9/15)

Notes on Fannie Mae’s September 2015 Updates for Collateral Underwriting Version 3.0 (8/12/15)

FHA Single Family Housing Policy Handbook (5/12/15)

Fannie Mae Collateral Underwriting FAQ (1/13/15)

Fannie Mae Seller Guide (1/14/15)

Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) (1/13/15)

Appraisal and Property Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) This FAQ document provides responses to common questions related to property eligibility and appraisal policies.

Appraising the Situation (In Contract magazine November/December 2013) Ever since the Dodd-Frank appraiser independence law was established in 2010, communication between lenders, REALTORS® and appraisers is almost nonexistent; and that’s not the way it should be.
 
Central Ohio Zoning and Permitting Tool- Use this tool to determined the type of zoning in different communities and developments. Permitting information is coming soon.

Appraiser Committee

Meetings are every other month

May 12, 2017 at 9:30
September 8, 2017 9:30
November 10, 2017 9:30

Chair: Ann Ciardelli (614) 824-5497 

Vice Chair: Felicia Sauder (614) 582-5574 

About the Appraiser Committee

The appraiser Committee provides relevant information and education to appraisers and other members through forums, panel discussions, and articles for both print and electronic communication. Appraisers serve on the MLS Committee to ensure data needed to perform appraisals is available to enable successful closings for real estate transactions. The committee shares information regarding legislation pertaining to appraisers and appraisals. The committee also promotes mentorship of new appraisers into the profession.

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