Ignorance Isn't Bliss: Understanding an Investigation by a State Appraiser Regulatory Board or Agency

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Who should enroll General and residential real property appraisers, AMCs
Description This 4-hour seminar explores why a state investigation is serious business, how the process works (in general), how a complaint begins, the consequences of sanctions, the role of USPAP, and what can be learned from disciplinary actions.
  • Recognize distinctions in function and process between an appraiser board and an appraiser regulatory agency.
  • Identify events that lead to complaints against real property appraisers and ways to channel that energy to bring about a better outcome.
  • Identify the steps an appraiser can take when notified that a regulator has received a complaint against him or her.
  • Recognize both the perspective and the due process requirements of the regulator and its investigator when processing and investigating an allegation or complaint.
  • Itemize how a state regulator processes a complaint and the possible outcomes along the way—from intake through the response, investigation, findings, and eventual disposition and possible sanctions.
  • Discover various appeal options available to an appraiser in the event of an adverse disciplinary finding and sanctions.
Prerequisites None

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Seminar Materials Include:
  • Seminar Handbook (329 pp.)

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