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    1. Appraisal Education

      For discussion of all types of appraisal education courses, including initial license/certification, continuing education, USPAP, and specialty appraisal courses.
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      Latest: Certified Residential Test Score Terrel L. Shields, Feb 11, 2016 at 5:03 PM
    2. Appraisal Review

      For Discussions of Appraisal Review
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      Latest: Orep.org Appraisal Review Training Course jay trotta, Feb 6, 2016 at 8:47 AM
    3. Commercial/Industrial Appraisals

      For discussion of complex appraisals, commercial, industrial, apartments, farms, ranch, or any appraisal problems that require a Certified General license.
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      Latest: Type Of Building And Mvs Class kiritf, Feb 11, 2016 at 9:16 PM
    4. Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, USPAP

      For discussion of the appraisal processes and guidelines of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, and for discussion of the USPAP. Please put all discussions about the new appraisal forms here.
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      1. UAD

      Latest: Is Turnaround Time An Assignment Condition? Tawfik Ahdab, Feb 11, 2016 at 11:05 PM
    5. FHA/HUD and VA

      For discussion of the appraisal processes of these government loan programs.
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      Latest: American Dream Loan Program RSW, Feb 11, 2016 at 2:10 PM
    6. General Appraisal Discussion

      For discussions of Real Estate Appraisal that do not fit into one of the other appraisal related forums.
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      Latest: Short Term Vacation Rentals Airbnb And Others Elliott, Feb 11, 2016 at 11:47 PM
    7. Manufactured Housing

      For discussion of all aspects of factory built housing, including Modular, Manufactured, and Mobile housing.
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    8. Marketing

      Share ideas, concerns, and conversation about marketing appraisal services.
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      Latest: Yodle Riick, Feb 11, 2016 at 10:49 PM
    9. Running an Appraisal Business

      Day to day operation of an appraisal office, such as taxes, business format, expenses, overhead, data subscriptions, E & O, office help, office policy and procedures.
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      Latest: Basic File Making, Tracking Riick, Feb 11, 2016 at 11:09 PM
    10. Technical - Hardware/Software

      Appraisal related Hardware/Software 'how to', such as specific appraisal software, other software, PDF, EDI, Printers, Cameras, Computers, Email, Appraiser Websites, HTML.
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      Latest: Property Recommendation Engine RealtySort, Feb 11, 2016 at 11:04 PM
    11. Urgent - Help Needed

      For appraisers only to ask appraisal questions that require immediate response from experienced appraisers.
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    1. Appraisals - Non-Real Estate

      Discuss Machinery and Equipment Appraisal, Personal Property Appraisal, and Business Valuation, any type of appraisal not involving real estate
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    2. Ask an Appraiser

      For members of the public to ask general appraisal questions. . Please keep in mind that answers are for general informational purposes only and are not official, and are answered through the generosity of forum members. Information herein is not legal advice, consult an attorney if you need legal advice!
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      Latest: Appraisal Increased? DMZwerg, Feb 8, 2016 at 1:35 AM
    3. For Sale

      Sell anything you don't need here! No commercial posts please!
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    4. General Economic Discussions

      Discussions of the economy and anything economic that is not specifically real estate or appraisal related (no political discussions please)
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      Latest: Bank Stocks Going Down Marion Rhodes, Feb 12, 2016 at 12:17 AM
    5. General Real Estate and Real Estate Finance

      Discussions of real estate sales, real estate financing, rates and trends, real estate investing, or anything about real estate that is not specifically related to appraisal.
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    6. Introductions

      For new members to introduce themselves, and old members to extend them a welcome!
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    7. Jobs Board

      Looking for an appraisal position or have a position available? Click on the proper forum below and post your needs or offers:
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    8. Newbies/Appraiser WannaBe

      If you are considering becoming an appraiser, or are a trainee, please ask your question here.
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      Latest: Has Anyone Gone Back To Chipotle? Terrel L. Shields, Feb 11, 2016 at 10:10 PM
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      Talk about exercise and nutrition, healthy living.
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      Latest: Cure For Diabetes Coming Soon? Terrel L. Shields, Feb 6, 2016 at 8:30 PM
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      Latest: Climate Change Marion Rhodes, Feb 12, 2016 at 1:55 AM
    1. Forum Help

      The place to get help with the forum software, including registration procedures, ask questions, etc.
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      Important notices that affect forum users. These will be infrequent, so please read if there are new topics here.
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    3. Test Forum

      Put your test posts here, play around with the software, get used to it etc.
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    4. AppraiserUSA.com

      Discuss our national real estate appraiser directory, AppraiserUSA.com here. How to list, how to edit listings, buy preferred directory positions is all inside.
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