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  • At The Appraisal Foundation, we often encounter misperceptions about the appraisal process in real estate transactions – from how an appraisal is ordered and carried out, to the type of communication permitted with appraisers. As a result, we have compiled the most common myths that we hear from lenders, borrowers, real estate brokers, and homebuilders. […] Via: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/RismediaConsumerNewsAndAdvice/~3/paGAv8aCv8Y/

    Common Myths about Appraisals in the Home-Buying Process

    At The Appraisal Foundation, we often encounter misperceptions about the appraisal process in real estate transactions – from how an appraisal is ordered and carried out, to the type of communication permitted with appraisers. As a result, we have compiled the most common myths that we hear from lenders, borrowers, real estate brokers, and homebuilders. […] Via: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/RismediaConsumerNewsAndAdvice/~3/paGAv8aCv8Y/

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  • (MCT)—QUESTION: Due to a hardship, we stopped making our mortgage payments. Because values have increased recently, we think the house is worth more than we owe. How do we know if we need to do a short sale? And can we use a family member as our real estate agent? ANSWER: In a short sale, […] Via: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/RismediaConsumerNewsAndAdvice/~3/J9HSbyQ1h5U/

    Real Estate Q&A: Is My Home a Short Sale or a Regular Sale?

    (MCT)—QUESTION: Due to a hardship, we stopped making our mortgage payments. Because values have increased recently, we think the house is worth more than we owe. How do we know if we need to do a short sale? And can we use a family member as our real estate agent? ANSWER: In a short sale, […] Via: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/RismediaConsumerNewsAndAdvice/~3/J9HSbyQ1h5U/

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