The firm’s mission is clear: reduce loss severity for clients while keeping clients compliant in an ever changing legal and political environment.
As a result of the litigation fallout tied to the housing crisis, Robert J. Jackson & Associates, Inc. (“J&A”)...
The firm opened its doors in 2007, and was named to the Freddie Mac Designated Counsel network for Texas, and recognized as Rookie Law Firm of the Year by Lender Processing Services—all in the same year.
The firm’s vision has been to provide better...
People are listening to real estate economists today in a way that anyone who covered the industry a decade or more ago would not recognize. Smoke is one of the members of this new wave of real estate economists. In fact, Smoke is actually the newest one on the block. The upstart economists at places like Trulia and Zillow are still new, Smoke is just the latest player to join the game..
Typically, for a process and a product that depends largely on human effort, if you want a higher quality product, you have to pay more. The best doctors, chefs, mechanics and attorneys all make more than the market average. Nevertheless, lenders, AMCs and Fannie Mae all expect appraisal quality to increase even as appraiser fees decrease. Read More