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.
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
At Accurate Group, our mission is to deliver both lender and borrower satisfaction, while at the same time improving loan cycle times. We continually enhance our technology and roll out new solutions to support this goal. On December 5, 2017 we announced our Guaranteed Purchase Appraisal Program, designed to help lenders better manage loan... Read more
CBA LIVE had another great year – record attendance and a sold out exhibit hall along with thought-provoking forums led by some of the most interesting experts in banking today. In keeping with the productive atmosphere, the Accurate Group team hosted 25 private lender meetings during the conference. Paul Doman was invited back for his 2nd... Read more