This blog is edited and written by Woody Fincham, SRA, AI-RRS, RAA and  Member of RAC.  Woody Fincham, SRA, AI-RRS started his career in Hampton Roads, VA working for a small fee practice that focused mostly on mortgage-use reports. In 2004, he co-founded and managed what became a very successful residential fee practice that had a strong portfolio of lender clients as well as non-lender clients, FM & Associates, Inc. He sold his interest in his firm in 2008. He then moved into government assessment work moving up quickly to executive level management. He lives in Charlottesville, VA with his family but splits his practice areas between the Charlottesville area and the Hampton Roads area of Virginia. Woody is also an approved instructor with the Appraisal Institute. Presently, Woody is the Residential Chief Appraiser with Valucentric, a growing national valuation firm that does both residential and commercial related work.

I hope hope that this blog provides insightful and meaningful information, as well as commentary and editorials to support the profession.