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Lenders see appraisal modernization as a top priority

A Fannie Mae survey published in mid-May found that mortgage lenders see value in appraisal modernization, specifically in the implementation of non-traditional appraisals and inspection-based appraisal waivers. However, they have several more pressing priorities when it comes to what they’re investing in.

Out of 200 senior mortgage executives surveyed, who represent 188 lending institutions, 94% think that appraisal modernization efforts will simplify the origination process. The main benefit of appraisal modernization, according to the first-quarter sentiment survey, is that it will help shorten the loan origination cycle time.

One mid-sized lender echoed the opinion of others details ⇒

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