The author responds and updates information regarding The Appraisal foundation. Incorporation by reference is the major premise of what Mr. Bagott is writing about and in this update, he is looking at the Texas Railroad Commission. While not specific to the valuation profession it is yet another instance of the public sector grabbing private documentsContinue reading “Incorporation by Reference: Update from Mr. Bagott”
This was just sent over to me. Mr. Bagott, the author of the book that exposes the odd salary information for the president of The Appraisal Foundation, David Bunton. I will add to the oddity of this week by disclosing that someone from Mr. Bunton’s staff called me Tuesday and essentially gave me a dressingContinue reading “Mr. Bagott Replies to TAF’s “Cryptic Memo””
I kicked a hornet’s nest earlier in the week. I knew that it was not only possible but very likely that someone (maybe even a few people) would have a serious issue with my posting the Appraisal Foundation (TAF) tax paperwork showing their president’s salary, David Bunton, from 2017. I do not begrudge anyone makingContinue reading “Clarification on TAF President Compensation”
The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) has announced its list of Top 10 States for LEED green building. My own home state, Virginia, is number seven. Thanks to Sandra Adomatis for the information.
I am currently attending the Collateral Risk Network meeting in Sarasota, Fl but I wanted to post up a reply sent out from TAF this morning. I will have some follow up later in the day as time permits, but I wanted to get this out as it was sent to me directly. The linkContinue reading “Reply From The Appraisal Foundation”
The Appraisal Foundation (TAF) made some waves this last few days. A new book just came out discussing what goes on at TAF and it doesn’t sound too good. I have yet to read it, but have ordered it. From what a few people have described to me it doesn’t paint a pleasant picture ofContinue reading “The Appraisal Foundations Dirty Secrets?”
2019 is in the books and we have already begun 2020. From an appraisal perspective, 2019 was a year of change for me. I am in a completely different place then where I was at the beginning of the year. I left a large valuation firm to start my own enterprise while also partnering withContinue reading “My 2019, A year in Review”
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originally posted over at: https://www.appraisalbuzz.com/accurity-valuation-welcomes-woody-fincham-as-director-of-collaborations/ ACCURITY VALUATION EXPANDS EXECUTIVE TEAM, WELCOMES WOODY FINCHAM AS DIRECTOR OF COLLABORATION CHICAGO, IL –Accurity Valuation, one of the largest appraisal firms in the nation, is pleased to announce and welcome Woody Fincham as the company’s Director of Collaboration. Fincham will be responsible for leading the company’s collaboration and outreach effortsContinue reading “Accurity Valuation Welcomes Woody Fincham as Director of Collaborations”
Written by Woody Fincham, SRA, AI-RRS, RAA, RAC This blog originally was written for and posted over at https://www.consumerhomevalue.com/ . Gynell Vestal authors and posts lots of great items over on her site. Many real estate appraisers provide pre-listing appraisal reports for sellers. Having an appraisal done is an investment that can help save you from overpricingContinue reading “Why should a seller get a home appraisal prior to settling on a listing price?”