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McKissock’s Unlimited Learning Members enjoy 24/7 access to a wide variety of online appraisal classes, webinars, videos, podcasts, checklists, job aids, and other resources. Plus, we’re adding to our library each month so that you get the most current and relevant info to grow your real estate appraisal career.
Do you already have an Unlimited Learning Membership? Below are four new appraisal resources available right now under the “Learning Library” tab in your McKissock Dashboard. Plus, check out upcoming Pro-Series Webinars (free for members!) on hot topics from around the appraisal industry.
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Webinar recording: Fannie Mae 2023 Q2 Update
Wondering how Fannie Mae policy changes impact the appraisal profession? Hear straight from the source with this webinar! Lyle Radke, Senior Director of Collateral Policy at Fannie Mae, discusses topics that affect appraisers like you today and in the future. See real-life examples from some of the appraisal reports Fannie Mae receives as we discuss the following topics:
- Value Acceptance + Property Data
- Property Data Collection
- Appraiser Quality Monitoring (AQM) Case Studies
- New AQM Technologies
- UAD and Forms Redesign update
Webinar recording: Virtual Inspections with RemoteVal
RemoteVal™ is designed to keep appraisers in control of a virtual property inspection through advanced remote video technology. It enables them to visually observe, remotely photograph, and remotely scan a property to generate a floor plan. As a turnkey web-based software for appraisers, appraisers utilize the tool on a pay-per-use basis, setting their own fees and controlling the inspection without the need to rely on 3rd party data. RemoteVal has been successfully used by appraisers to deliver quality appraisal reports for the 1004 Desktop/70D in GSE and private lending and is the ultimate tool for appraisers to perform virtual 1004D Final Inspections without having to drive to a property.
Webinar recording: Useful Excel for Appraisers
So, you think you know Excel? Watch the first of a three-part series featuring Cathy Horwitz, a Microsoft Office Instructor. In this webinar recording, Cathy takes us through understanding and using Microsoft Excel to manage data, as well as things you need to know when using Excel in your appraisals.
Job aid: Useful Microsoft Excel Tips for Appraisers
Taken from content in the “Useful Excel For Appraisers” webinar, this job aid summarizes some handy tips and shortcuts for appraisers and users of Excel.