The Truth About Real Estate Appraisal by Stephen Bishop
Approx. 5,390 words.
Published on September 17, 2010.
To realize the role real estate appraisers played in the current financial crisis, you had to be one. Real estate appraisers are the scribes of the real estate industry. Although new rules will limit their ability to inflate property values, we've seen the devastating effect of collusion between RE "Professionals" and their pet appraisers.