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Recent News

LRES Corporation Acquires InsideValuation

Wednesday, April 13, 2016Headquartered in Reno, Nevada, InsideValuation brings to LRES its commercial and residential interagency-compliant evaluations, performed by its strong network of more than 25,000 field agents. Through this acquisition, InsideValuation’s hybrid and appraisals products can now be produced under LRES’ AMC licenses with jurisdictions in all 50 U.S. states and complying with state regulations.

Proper Tech Usage Can Increase Appraiser Productivity, Exec Says

If appraisers feel pressure in one single area of evaluating a property, it definitely comes under the category of proving your results. Given that, the notion of reliability and validity is bound to surface when a machine is spitting out value numbers left and right. Trust becomes a key factor in terms of the client’s willingness to accept these machine-driven statistics or not.

Executive discusses future roles of appraisers, advanced technology

From Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae waiving selected appraisals to advanced technology possibly eliminating appraisers from physically inspecting properties in the future, appraisers have been, understandably, concerned about what lies ahead regarding the profession. Valuation Review talked to LRES Chief Strategy Officer Mark Johnson for his thoughts on this important subject matter for appraisers. From Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae waiving selected appraisals to advanced technology possibly eliminating appraisers from physically inspecting properties in the future, appraisers have been, understandably, concerned about what lies ahead regarding the profession. The level of concern, though, appraisers are showing as to whether or not it’s time to push the panic button may be rising.