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A Sit-Down with Forsythe Appraisals
Exciting career opportunities are opening up for appraisers as our industry adapts to a shifting business landscape marked by substantial transactions. Notable among them is the First American Mortgage Solutions, LLC, April acquisition of Forsythe Appraisals, LLC. To better understand how this move stands to benefit appraisers, The Buzz staff invited Forsythe Appraisals’ president & …
Inaccurate Zillow 'Zestimates' a source of conflict over home prices
When "CBS This Morning" co-host Norah O'Donnell asked the chief executive of Zillow recently about the accuracy of the website's automated property value estimates — known as Zestimates — she touched on one of the most sensitive perception gaps in American real estate.
Mortgage rates dip to annual low: Will they stick?
A potpourri of political and economic factors are behind the fall in mortgage rates, which follow loosely the yield on the U.S. 10-year Treasury