Is ANSI for Appraisers Really the Answer?

Is ANSI for Appraisers Really the Answer? The real estate industry has a square footage credibility problem. ANSI has been out since 1996 with no new pages added and very few changes. In a constantly changing industry with new home styles and designs, change is a...

ANSI 2021

The ANSI Update is finally out. You can learn all about the changes at www.AppraisereLearning.com and have your choice of a forty-minute video with just the meat and potatoes of the changes ahead, or join me October 5th, 2021 for a live virtual CE class from 12-4...
Holy Mackerel!

Holy Mackerel!

Holy mackerel!!! You guys are top notch! I am truly impressed! I had no idea I would get such a package. Thank you very much. Thrilled to be a part of such a special group. Thank you Conrad! Always nice to get notes like this…  

One Language of Real Estate

Let’s face it – measuring residential square footage will never be an exact science. But that’s okay. In my state (N.C.) they suggest that agents have a five percent margin of error when reporting finished living area. To me, a professional real estate expert, who is...

The “Pet Rock” of Real Estate

Big Data. We’ve all heard about it, seen it advertised, and no matter where you look, it seems to be the answer to every situation in the real estate industry. Even when the problem is totally made up, throw around words like “big data” and “technology” and it gets...

American Perspective 2020

I attended two meetings at our small church in rural North Carolina, with riders from three counties over begging us to join the cause and fight for our freedom. All our neighbors attended and the men all voted to join the fight, whatever it took. It was not seen as...