Posts about Tech Tip

Tech Tip: Automatic comp weighting

on May 31, 2022

Do you move the most similar sales comps to the lower-numbered slots? Let TOTAL help you do this automatically with a single click. TOTAL gives each of your comps a weight, based on how much you’ve adjusted it. The less adjustment, the higher the weight. And the weight is relative, so as you add, remove, […]

Coronavirus and Appraisers: Three things every appraiser needs to know

on April 27, 2020

Under GSE temporary COVID-19 guidelines, you can avoid doing interior inspections and use homeowner-provided information On March 23, GSEs put out temporary guidance on appraisal requirements and completion reports, including allowing exterior-only and desktop appraisals. It also allowed flexibility in obtaining information about the property — letting appraisers rely on homeowner-provided information. The modifications, along with […]

Linking your TOTAL user to Titan

on August 12, 2019

Our Titan lineup gives you the freedom to access your work from anywhere with an internet connection. Since it’s fully integrated with TOTAL, by linking your user account, you can sync your TOTAL settings to use in the cloud (instead of starting over from scratch). Linking your user sends your QuickLists and signature directly to Titan Reports. With QuickLists syncing automatically, you’re able to complete entire […]

Can’t find a report? Don’t panic.

on July 16, 2019

See how easy file recovery is with TOTAL. You’re nearly finished with your report, and your power goes out. When you turn your computer back on your report is missing!  Nobody likes doing work twice. If you can’t find your report or have trouble trying to open one, a la mode has your back.  The Tech Support Assistant has […]

Easily create XML files with TOTAL

on June 5, 2019

As an appraiser, you’ve probably already had clients request your report be delivered as a MISMO XML. So why do client’s request these type of files and more importantly, how do you create one? A MISMO XML contains a PDF of the report, in addition to the raw data of your major form, 1004MC, and […]