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  • Class Appraisal names Scot Rose chief innovation officer

    Former president of Valuation Connect joins AMC
    Fresh off being acquired by Narrow Gauge Capital, appraisal management company Class Appraisal announced Monday that it named Scot Rose as the company’s new chief innovation officer. At Class, Rose will be focused on the advancement of appraisal, valuation product and platform innovation as well as leading the firm’s strategic vision in those areas.
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  • Stone Point Capital acquires majority interest in American Mortgage Consultants

    Private equity firm also owns piece of Ten-X
    Stone Point Capital, a private equity firm that also owns a piece of Ten-X, is buying a majority stake in American Mortgage Consultants, a provider of outsourced services to participants in the residential and consumer loan mortgage market. AMC CEO Michael Franco said this week that the Stone Point acquisition allows the company to accelerate its growth plan.
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  • CoesterVMS adds former Dell executive as chief financial officer

    Jotheeiswary Vijayantheran joins appraisal management company
    CoesterVMS, a national appraisal management company, announced this week that it added Jotheeiswary Vijayantheran as the company’s new chief financial officer. Vijayantheran joins CoesterVMS from Dell Australia, where she was financial controller.
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  • Consolidated Analytics buys PCA Appraisal Management

    Merger of appraisal management companies
    In a deal between two appraisal management companies, Consolidated Analytics, an appraisal management company and mortgage advisory firm, announced this week that it acquired PCA Appraisal Management, which provides real estate appraisal services. Here are the details.
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  • Who owns the data relating to an appraisal?

    The appraiser, the AMC or the homeowner?
    [Commentary] Being part of a webinar panel for HousingWire recently the discussion revolved around AMCs, fees and eventually technology. Some cogent questions were raised about who owns the data relating to an appraisal as well as how technology will change the industry. In my personal opinion and this is varied, the data belongs to the client.
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  • AMC joins forces with lender member network

    Pendo to offer services to 112-member network
    An appraisal management company joined forces with a member network of about 112 lenders. Pendo explained the partnership will allow members to save money and take advantage of the company’s AMC services.
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  • FTC warns North Carolina that new appraisal fee rules could violate federal laws

    North Carolina currently considering establishing set fees for appraisals
    For the second time in the last two months, the Federal Trade Commission is accusing a state of pursuing appraisal fee laws that could restrict price competition and violate federal antitrust laws. At the end of May, the FTC filed a complaint against the Louisiana Real Estate Appraisal Board, accusing the group of “unreasonably restraining price competition for appraisal services in Louisiana.” Now, North Carolina is in the FTC’s crosshairs.
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