Posts Tagged: appraisal management company services

FHA Announces 2018 Nationwide Maximum Mortgage Limits for Forward Mortgages

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Valuation Management Group, as part of our appraisal management services, strives to keep our partners updated on industry related issues. The FHA published Mortgagee Letter 2017-16 on December 8, 2017 announcing 2018 nationwide maximum mortgage limits for FHA-insured forward mortgages.   The limits for low cost areas are set at 65 percent of the national conforming… Read more »

Valuation Management Group Discusses Encompass Appraisal Integration

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Many Valuation Management Group clients utilize Ellie Mae’s Encompass Loan Origination System (LOS) and may not be utilizing the system to order their appraisals. VMG has had integration with the Encompass system for over a year. By utilizing the Encompass/VMG integration to order their appraisals, the client improves efficiencies, saves times, eliminates errors, has real… Read more »

Valuation Management Group Discusses the Appraisal Process and Appraisal Management Companies with Appraiser, Russell Roberts

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Valuation Management Group values our relationships with both clients and appraisers.  Recently, Vicky Thompson, Valuation Management Group CEO, spoke with a VMG appraiser partner, Russell Roberts, a commercial appraiser in Kentucky, and they discussed different aspects in the appraisal process.   Russell Roberts included this conversation in a recent blog post titled, “Community Banks: How Appraisal… Read more »