Watch the Q&A session with Joel Baker and Pam Teel from The Columbia Institute as they answer your questions about ANSI ahead of the April 1, 2022 changes. Additional Resources Appraiser’s top 5 ANSI questions answered Fannie Mae ANSI guidelines Method for Calculating standards Sign up for The Columbia Institute’s ANSI Class with Pam
As you’ve likely heard, the GSEs have announced that a new desktop appraisal process will now be an option for some loan transactions as early as March 6th. We anticipate that the volume of these orders will start slowly, but we want you to know that we’re here to support you. The 1004 Desktop form […]
Need to cut out a loft or other negative living area when working on your sketch? You can easily do it while you’re in the field with TOTAL for Mobile. See how in this quick one minute video! Interested in more helpful Tech Tip videos? Click here to see more.
If you spot a data point in MLS, public records, or peer data that is likely to come back to you as revision request, note it in QuickSource for later comment or as a reminder. Watch this 1-minute video to see how.
2021 was another exciting and successful year for a la mode customers. We appreciate you trusting us with your business, and we’re happy to continue helping you with innovative, time-saving software and industry-best support and training. Check out this video to take a look back at some impressive stats we accomplished together, and get ready […]
Do your data sources disagree? Do you need to flag a data point for further review or investigation later? When you’re reviewing your data sources in QuickSource, it’s simple to write a note for yourself to dig a little deeper on something.
As many of you know, we recently launched a new data validation tool called QuickSource, and we wanted to address one of the most common misconceptions we’ve heard. As one appraiser put it, “I just don’t trust any 3rd party data. By the time I verify the automatic information [from QuickSource], I could have just input it myself.” While importing […]
What an exciting time it’s been since launching QuickSource free-time to all our customers! We’ve loved hearing your feedback, and we continue to make improvements and add new features to make QuickSource exactly what you want it to be. Here are some of the top new improvements (and a look at what’s next): Performance improvements — Software can always be faster, right? The […]
QuickSource has officially launched! We’re excited to announce that QuickSource is now available (free for a limited time) to all our U.S. based appraisers. It’s the culmination of thousands of hours of discussions with appraisers, as well as continuous product development and improvement over the past year. Now, with it officially in the hands of all our users, the additional feedback will continue to make the product better. QuickSource’s positive […]
QuickSource automatically shows you public records data for every comp, side by side with your MLS data and peer data. It’s easy to verify and validate comparable data – no more comparing across websites! Watch this short video to see how it works.