Archive for the 'News' Category

September 2018 A.C.O.W. Update

USPAP – 2020-21 2nd Exp Draft

New Trainee and Sponsor Resource Pages

July 2018 A.C.O.W. Update

Trainee seeking sponsor? Sponsor looking for a trainee? ACOW is happy to announce that our trainee and sponsor resource pages are live. If you are an appraisal trainee, you can.. read more

CE Approved for ACOW Annual Summer Conference

July 2018 A.C.O.W. Update

Continuing Education credits have been approved for the 20th Annual ACOW Summer Conference CE Course Number day 1: AP3987     Link: ACOW-AP3987_2018 ACOW Summer Conf Day 1 cert CE Course Number.. read more

ACOW Summer 2018 Newsletter

July 2018 A.C.O.W. Update

In This Issue: Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to Update Appraisal Dataset and Forms Tri Star Waiver Denied Corelogic Buys Alamode Sign Up for Fannie Mae News Newsletter can be.. read more

REAC Decision on AQB Education Requirements

June 2018 A.C.O.W. Update

Yesterday, June 27th, the Real Estate Appraiser Commission (REAC) held a special meeting in Olympia. The meeting was held in order for the commission to hear the actions, findings, and.. read more

ACOW Appraisers Qualification Board Survey Results

June 2018 A.C.O.W. Update

I want to thank everyone that took time to participate in the recent survey we distributed regarding the new Appraiser Qualifications Board (AQB) standards. I am reaching out with an.. read more

New AQB Qualification Criteria and Public Meetings

May 2018 A.C.O.W. Update

The Appraiser Qualification Board (AQB) issued new appraiser qualification standards and experience requirements, effective May 1st, 2018! All states and territories can implement the standards as written, implement what they.. read more

Breaking News, CoreLogic Aquires A La Mode

May 2018 A.C.O.W. Update

Several days ago it was announced that CoreLogic has acquired the appraisal software provider a la mode.  The news pertaining to CoreLogic’s acquiring of a la mode technologies, LLC wasn’t.. read more

Breaking News, Appraisal Subcommittee (ASC) Denies TriStar Banks Waiver Request

April 2018 A.C.O.W. Update

The Appraisal Subcommittee (ASC) denies TriStar banks waiver request.  This is a huge milestone for appraisers in rural areas!  More information on this can be viewed in the following links… read more

Case Against LandSafe Granted Class Action Status

March 2018 A.C.O.W. Update

Case against LandSafe granted class action status The national law firm of Baron & Budd announced that it has secured a certified plaintiff class action federal lawsuit against Countrywide Financial.. read more