The appraiser community is consistently monitoring state legislative and regulatory activities as it relates to BPOs and is prepared to respond to any effort to expand the use of broker price opinions
for anything other than for real estate listing and sales purposes.
West Valley City, Utah-based Infinity Valuation Services (IVS) is a provider of Broker Price Opinions
(BPO) focused on the unique market and aspects of distressed properties, as well as non-distressed, retail properties.
Clear Capital products include appraisals, broker price opinions
, property condition inspections, value reconciliations, appraisal review and risk scoring, automated valuation models, and home data indices.
Clear Capital, Truckee, California, has launched a series of commercial broker price opinion
(BPO) and commercial valuation products.
By adding an evaluation of the property's exterior condition, Bradford Technologies is furthering the industry's move toward valuation alternatives that are far more reliable than broker price opinions
(BPOs), according to the company.
The guide also contains a special section showing agents exactly how to deliver Broker Price Opinions
, a service they can use as the easiest way to break into the REO market.
Another issue that concerns Florida appraisers is how to ensure that broker price opinions
are not considered actual appraisals, as is increasingly happening in the mortgage industry.
New regulations on the use of broker price opinions
About Valuation Partners, LLC Based in Sugar Land, Texas, Valuation Partners provides vendor management, appraisal reviews, collateral assessment, broker price opinions
, and appraiser-assisted products to the mortgage industry.
It is estimated that Realtors[R] complete nearly 1 million broker price opinions
(BPOs) per month nationally.
These newly foreclosed properties are being featured with independent appraisals and broker price opinions
posted within our online marketplace thereby enabling home buyers to buy with more confidence.
offers tax and structural information for both residential and commercial properties, assessed values, AVM's, appraiser-assisted AVM's, desktop appraisers, broker price opinions
(BPO's), drive-by appraisals, full Uniform Residential Appraisal Report (URAR) appraisals and complete narrative commercial appraisals.