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George Paquette Joins SettlementOne Valuation as Chief Appraiser

Indianapolis, Indiana, April 11, 2022 (; – SettlementOne Valuation, a leading provider of appraisal management services to the U.S. mortgage industry, today announced the hiring of George Paquette as Chief Appraiser.

“George has proven to be an incredibly talented, highly skilled, and diversified leader in the real-estate valuations space over his impressive career. His experience, knowledge, determination, and strategic vision are unparalleled, and are a perfect cultural fit for SettlementOne Valuation’s executive team,” said Stephen French, CEO of SettlementOne Valuation. “I know I speak for the entire SettlementOne Valuation team when I say we are beyond excited to add George to our exceptional leadership team, and to leverage his many talents and relationships in achieving our goals and objectives in 2022, and beyond.”

George brings over 20 years of first-rate leadership and industry expertise to SettlementOne Valuation. Prior to joining SettlementOne, George served as Principal at CoreLogic, one of the largest appraisal management companies in the country. In addition, George has served as Chief Appraiser for multiple AMCs over the last 15 years, involved in every aspect of residential mortgage appraisal procurement.

“I am ecstatic for the opportunity to join such a seasoned team here SettlementOne Valuation. You would be hard pressed to find a leadership team with more AMC and valuation experience that we have here at SettlementOne. I have known Steve for many years and have admired his work ethic, his passion, and his overall approach to clients. We share a similar vision on how a great valuation provider partner performs, and what we need to do to be a leader within the industry,” said Paquette. “The resources, and commitment, from leadership to attack our aggressive goals have me very excited. I am confident that we can quickly see that growth and hit new levels of achievement for SettlementOne Valuation.”

About SettlementOne Valuation 

As one of the most innovative appraisal management companies (“AMC”) in the U.S., SettlementOne Valuation ensures lenders deliver the highest-quality appraisals to their customers while meeting their goals of compliance, operational efficiency, and cost-effectiveness. SettlementOne provides its clients with enhanced technology solutions that meet the compliance requirements of Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, Dodd-Frank and other regulatory agencies.

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