Friday, December 8, 2023 | The Latest Buzz for the Appraisal Industry

The Lender Perspective on Appraisal Values

Today’s Buzzcast interview is with Melissa Sanchez Malpass, Senior Associate of Consumer Finance and Fair Lending Attorney at Alston & Bird. We discussed her white paper, “Appraisal Values and Lender Liability: Art, Science, or Gamble?

What is the relationship between appraisal values and lender liability? What are some of the ways that lenders are impacted by the racial bias claims in the appraisal industry? How can I submit a question for the new segment – The Anonymous Appraiser? These questions and much more will be answered between Melissa and Jim Morrison as they dive into this subject.

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