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July 15, 2009

New home appraisal rules stir industry backlash - USAToday #HVCC

Usat_logo2 By Alex Veiga, AP Real Estate Writer

Less than three months after new rules for home appraisers kicked in, the real estate industry is in   uproar.

Realtors, homebuilders, mortgage brokers and the
appraisal industry itself all agree the rules are causing problems.
Some are backing a bill in Congress ...

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July 10, 2009

Appraisers Shunning FHA Assignments - Citing Issues with #HVCC - Inman News

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New
rules governing appraisals on loans slated for purchase by Fannie Mae
and Freddie Mac are also affecting valuations conducted for loans
guaranteed by the Federal Housing Administration, trade groups
representing appraisers say.

The Home Valuation Code of Conduct,
which went into effect May 1 for loans ...

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July 10, 2009

Realtors: Appraisal Rule Hurts Sales #HVCC

Dallas Business Journal - by Katherine Cromer Brock Staff writer

Dallas-area real estate agents are struggling to maintain sales in a
down housing economy and say thatImage Courtesy of Dallas Business Journal new federal regulations on appraisals
that went into effect May 1 are impeding a faster recovery.

The Home Valuation Code of Conduct is an ...

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July 10, 2009

New Appraisal Code Causes Chaos - CNBC #HVCC

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From CNBC.COM   The new "code of conduct" that was supposed to
protect lenders and borrowers from faulty appraisals has caused higher
costs, delays and considerable chaos in home sales and loan refinances.

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Mortgage
brokers, appraisers and real estate agents are up in arms over the new ...

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July 10, 2009

New appraisal rules tangle home sales - #STL #HVCC

St-Louis, MissouriImage by • Christian & Cie • via Flickr

New appraisal rules tangle home sales
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July 8, 2009

More from MSNBC on HVCC - Video About Appraisals Reducing Housing Sales

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July 8, 2009

NAR: Looks Like Home Valuation Code of COnduct Issues are Slowing Home Sales - #HVCC

Great post by Robert Freedman, Senior Editor, REALTOR® Magazine

For weeks, NAR (National Association of Realtors) has been getting e-mails and phone calls on problems caused by the implRmo_blog_header_logoementation of the Home Valuation Code of Conduct. If you’re not familiar with HVCC, it’s an agreement entered into between ...

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July 8, 2009

Living with the HVCC - A Great Post on Agentgenuis by @billlublin #hvcc

GreatHVCC_tiedup-225x300 Post by Bill Lublin on Agentgenuis dealing with HVCC issues in real estate sales transactions.

The implementation of the Home Valuation Code of Conduct (HVCC)
impacts a number of stakeholders in the real estate industry. And as
with the implementation of any new program or policy, there is ...

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July 8, 2009

Appraise This! More talk of the Havoc From The Home Valuation Code of Conduct #HVCC

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From a post today on NBC Chicago Story on Home Valuation Code of Conduct and HVCC Appraisal Issues.  Talk to just about anyone in the real estate industry and they will have an opinion on these four letters: H-V-C-C.

It stands for the Home Valuation Code of Conduct, a ...

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July 8, 2009

Share Your Home Valuation Code of Conduct - HVCC (Appraisal Management Companies) Challenges and Issues

This is a continuation of a current blog entry by my friend and business colleague Krisstina Wise on her Goodlife Team's Blog in Austin, TX

I
posted this question yesterday on Facebook and Twitter. I was amazed at
the number of ...

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