Sure you guys have seen this but its news to me. Cant wait 8 more years to retire-think I will lose all sanity by then ------------------------- 97TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY State of Illinois 2011 and 2012HB0092 Introduced 1/12/2011, by Rep. LaShawn K. Ford SYNOPSIS AS INTRODUCED: 225 ILCS 458/10-25 new Amends the Real Estate Appraiser Licensing Act. Provides that a licensed residential real estate appraiser may not use as a comparable sale the sale price of a residential property that was sold as a judicial sale within 12 months after the date of the judicial sale in the preparation of an appraisal for residential property. LRB097 02780 CEL 42802 b A BILL FOR HB0092 LRB097 02780 CEL 42802 b 1 AN ACT concerning regulation. 2 Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois, 3 represented in the General Assembly: 4 Section 5. The Real Estate Appraiser Licensing Act of 2002 5 is amended by adding Section 10-25 as follows: 6 (225 ILCS 458/10-25 new) 7 Sec. 10-25. Appraisals; sales. A licensed real estate 8 appraiser may not, in the preparation of an appraisal of 9 residential real estate, use as a comparable sale the sale 10 price for a residential property that was sold at a judicial 11 sale at any time within 12 months after the date of the 12 judicial sale under Article XV of the Code of Civil Procedure 13 for residential real estate. This Section is repealed 5 years 14 after its effective date.