From time to time, the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) offers appraisal training in various cities across the country. FHA recently announced two such trainings next month in Denver, CO and Birmingham, AL. The courses are free so if you’re in the area or can get there the registration information is below. You can keep tabs on upcoming events at FHA here. We will try to post these trainings as we become aware of them.
August 17, 2010 – This free one-day class discusses FHA appraisal requirements including FHA Appraisal Protocol as well as equips attendees with the knowledge to review FHA property appraisals and determine property eligibility. Learn about the responsibilities of the appraiser and lender. Appraisers will gain an understanding of what to look for during the site visit and how to report readily observable deficiencies. Topics covered include FHA new construction appraisal procedures, manufactured housing, condominiums, income properties, 203(k), declining markets (Form 1004MC), appraisal updates (1004D) and sales concessions along with FHA appraisal review and sanction procedures. FHA. Approved for seven (7) hours of Continuing Education Credit from the State of Colorado. Class size is limited, first-come, first served. On the day of the class, check-in begins at 7:45 a.m. Class begins promptly at 8:30 a.m. More info HERE.
August 19, 2010 – Birmingham, AL. FHA Appraiser Training. One-day course offers discussion of recent changes and updates to FHA procedures & guidelines for FHA Appraisers. Registration required, no fee. More info HERE.