If 2020 has a theme, implementation of technology to enhance day-to-day operations would be it and as long-time proponents of embracing technology, we think it’s not only critical but imperative for long-term growth and to remain competitive in today’s marketplace. This year CBA LIVE was no exception, hosting their first ever virtual conference and while there... Read more
The Federal Reserve, the FDIC, and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency have adopted a final rule increasing the FIRREA threshold for residential real estate transactions requiring an appraisal from $250,000 to $400,000, effective October 9, 2019.
The Choice is YoursHow do you want to leverage technology now that you have access to a... Read more
As regulators work toward a decision on whether to increase the threshold for residential real-estate transactions requiring an appraisal from $250,000 to $400,000, many lenders and appraisers alike are wondering whether they are prepared, whatever happens. For lenders, a higher threshold will offer more flexibility on the type of appraisal products they use. They stand to... Read more
Accurate Group is excited to partner with NewCastle Home Loans to offer Automated Appraisal Scheduling as a new loan system feature. NewCastle is a passionate mortgage lender with a tradition of providing superior customer service to homebuyers. As a third-party appraisal management provider, Accurate Group is supporting a seamless homebuyer transaction by accelerating the... Read more