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October 23, 2014

Collateral Underwriter by Fannie Mae: Fannie Mae announces Collateral Underwriter (CU), a proprietary appraisal risk assessment application developed to support proactive management of appraisal quality. Click here to view the full article. Click here to be redirected to the CU webpage.

October 21, 2014

USDA Looking for Single Family Fee Appraisers in Indiana 

Multiple county assignments are available. 


1. Current Certified Residential Appraisers License in Indiana

2. Hold a current Dun and Bradstreet D-U-N-S number, Government Contractor (go to and follow prompts to register if not already holding a D-U-N-S number)

3. Apply to for a Federal Contractor ID Number (SAM Customer Service: (Federal Service Desk) or dial 1-866-606-8220) 

If you have any questions regarding the application/qualification requirements, please contact:  Ms. Bonita Renner
Appraiser | Indiana
Rural Development
United States Department of Agriculture
5975 Lakeside BoulevardIndianapolis, IN  46278
Phone: 317.295.5797

October 20, 2014

The Appraisal Foundation: The next public meeting of the Appraisal Practices Board (APB) is scheduled for Friday, November 14, in Kansas City, Missouri. Click here for more information. 

October 7, 2014

The Appraisal Foundation: The Appraiser Qualifications Board (AQB) held a public meeting in Memphis, Tennessee on September 19, 2014. Click here to view the summary of the meeting. 

October 1, 2014

The Appraisal Foundation: Register Today: APB Tangible and Intangible Assests Rountable. Click here for more information.

NAIFA: NAIFA responds to the following Exposure Drafts:



October 22, 2014

Mourning the passing of Glinda Cordell, IFA

It is with deep sorrow and regret that NAIFA announces the passing of member Glinda Cordell, IFA.  

Glinda passed away Tuesday, October 14, 2014 after a brave fight with cancer.

Glinda's service was held October 20, 2014 at Frontline Ministries, 124 W Erwin, Kingfisher, Oklahoma, 73750. Many NAIFA members attended to honor the life of our friend and colleague.

NAIFA is proud to announce that prior to Glinda's passing she earned her IFA designation. She was a mentor and a dedicated NAIFA course coordinator and volunteer, and NAIFA celebrates this achievement with Glinda's family while remembering her years of dedicated service to the organization.

October 1, 2014

NAIFA: We are excited to announce the 2014 NAIFA award recipients:
  • Paul A. Wetzel Award: Chuck Blau Esq., IFAC. This award is the association's most prestigious award. It was created in honor of Past National President, Mr. Paul A. Wetzel for his service contributions and accomplishments on behalf of NAIFA.

  • Educator of the Year: Jerry Keller, IFA and Dale Bynum, IFA. The Educator of the Year Award began in 1995 to recognize instructors considered outstanding in their service through contributions of teaching skills, years of teaching, educational contributions, textbooks, courses written, and impact on students.

  • Appraiser of the Year Award: Barry Shea, IFA. The Apprasier of the Year Award began in 1964 and recognizes the appraiser that is seen as an outstanding leader for NAIFA. 
Congratulations to all of the winners this year! 

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NAIFA: The 2015 Board Roster is available! Click here to view.




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Bradford Technologies

Member Only Benefit! Bradford Technologies has become a NAIFA Preferred Partner and will be offering NAIFA members an exclusive Appraisal World Benefits Package. Included in this package is CompCruncher, CompCruncher Concierge Service, CompCruncher Skills Assessment, and Directory Plus AppraisalWorld Membership. Click here to learn more!

Valuation Research

If you would like more information about the analytical tools offered by Valuation Research, LLC, please go to their website ( and register. Registration is free. Once you’ve registered you can download whitepapers, view analytics, watch a tutorial on products, and download applications. If you have any questions, feel free to contact Mark Stockton directly at:




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