Event Calendar

Tuesday, March 23, 2021

State of the Residential Appraisal Market - Virtual

Start Date: 3/23/2021 8:30 AM EDT
End Date: 3/23/2021 11:30 AM EDT

Venue Name: Live Streaming via Zoom

Organization Name: MBREA

Email: staff@mbrea.org
Phone: (617) 830-4530

State of the Residential Appraisal Market
March 23, 2021
8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Lyle Radke, Director, Collateral Policy and Strategy
Fannie Mae
Scott Reuter, Chief Appraiser & Director of Valuation
Single Family, Mortgage Credit Risk Management
Freddie Mac
Rick Lipof, President
Lipof Real Estate Services, Inc.
Appraisers face a broad spectrum of change in appraisal requirements, scope of work, reporting, and compliance. This briefing by Lyle Radke of Fannie Mae and Scott Reuter of Freddie Mac will provide appraisers with information to be prepared for appraising today and in the future. Topics include:

  • Update: GSE COVID-19 Flexibilities
  • Appraisal Quality
  • Emerging Tools & Tech
  • Appraiser Capacity and Volume Update
  • New Construction
  • ADUs (Accessory Dwelling Units)
  • Appraisal Independence
  • Q&A
$95 MBREA Members
$135 All Others

Applications for up to 3-hours of continuing education credit were submitted to CT, MA, NH, and RI. When regsitering for this program you acknowledge continuing education credit may not be available in the states where application has been made.

MBREA’s live streaming seminars are interactive and to participate and receive continuing education credit students must have a computer or device with a camera and audio that allows the instructor to physically see and interact with all students in the class.

About the speakers:
Lyle Radke is Director of Fannie Mae’s Collateral Policy team, which establishes and maintains policy standards for appraisals and property eligibility. Shortly after receiving a master’s degree in Geology from Brigham Young University, he began his career in real estate valuation in New Mexico. After nearly nine years of appraisal field work, he joined the Valuation Department of GMAC Mortgage where he participated in creation of one of the first XML appraisal delivery platforms. Looking for a new challenge in 2013, he joined Fannie Mae to work on Collateral Underwriter and other collateral policy initiatives.
Scott Reuter is the Chief Appraiser and Director of Valuation for the Single-Family business. His team leads the ongoing development and refinement of property valuation risk management strategies, underwriting products, and establishing and maintaining a credible quality assurance process across multiple lines of business support.
Mr. Reuter and his team also interact with both Sellers/clients and stakeholders across the appraisal industry to reinforce Freddie Mac’s quality standards.
Scott is a State Certified-General Appraiser with over 30 years of experience in valuation, appraisal and collateral risk management concerns. Prior to Freddie Mac, he held management positions with Bank of America, Goldman Sachs and GE. He is a recipient of GE’s America Award for outstanding contribution to the business and has recently been recognized as the CRN (Collateral Risk Network) 2021 Valuation Visionary.
Mr. Reuter holds a B.A. from The Ohio State University and has completed the executive leadership program at Cornell University’s Johnson School of Business.
Rick Lipof and his management staff have been managing the appraisal process for 29 years. He is a member of the Massachusetts Board of Real Estate Appraisers.  Along with an office staff of managers and reviewers, Mr. Lipof guides the process between the clients and the appraisers assuring complete independence and adherence to industry standards. In addition to managing the process, Mr. Lipof, a certified residential appraiser, testifies in court as a real estate expert.