Hi everyone, welcome to our first Dart Board of 2018! I hope your year is off to a great start. This year marks Dart’s 25th anniversary, and in each edition of Dart Board I’ll share a little bit of backstory on how the company and valuation industry have evolved since our founding in 1993. For this issue, I’d also like to recap Dart’s 2017 and share information on big compliance changes coming this year for AMCs.
January 9, 2018 – Dart Appraisal is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year. In a marketplace where the majority of competitors were established following the real estate crash of 2008, Dart Appraisal is proud to have been providing full-service appraisal management solutions since 1993.
December 6, 2017 – Dart Appraisal has named Christie Visconti to its executive team as Vice President of Finance. In this role, she will oversee finance, accounting and human resources for Dart Appraisal.
I hope everyone has been having a great month and is enjoying the holiday season thus far! We started this newsletter in December 2016, and I’ve really enjoyed the communication I’ve shared with so many of you based on the content in each issue. For this month’s edition, I wanted to finish our deep dive into Dart’s file management flow by walking you through our quality control process.
Welcome to the November issue of our Dart Board newsletter. As 2018 moves ever closer into view, I wanted to share information on how we set our pricing each year. I’ll also continue with our “behind the scenes” look into Dart’s processes, this time covering the management of our appraiser panel.
October 26, 2017 – HouseCanary, the leading provider of modern valuation and appraisal solutions, announced a partnership with top appraisal management company Dart Appraisal that will accelerate the growth of the HouseCanary Agile Appraisal™ Platform, a fast, flexible valuation platform with full USPAP and FIRREA compliance. Dart Appraisal will continue to optimize Agile Appraisal™’s industry-leading speed of appraisal turnaround by leveraging Dart appraisers to fulfill Agile Appraisal™ orders.
Hi everyone, hope you all have been having a great month so far. For the October edition of Dart Board, I wanted to give you a behind the scenes look into one of our most critical operations processes, and discuss how it affects your appraisal orders. I also wanted to share a few updates on our appraiser panel development.
We’ve got a few days until it’s officially fall, but as soon as Labor Day is in the rearview mirror it seems we mentally move right into autumn. I hope everyone had a great summer, and academic years have started off on a positive note for those of you whose families are back in the school routine.
IS GREEN WORTH THE GREEN? APPRAISING ENERGY-EFFICIENT HOMES REQUIRES CLOSE COORDINATION By Michael Dresden, President, Dart Appraisal This article originally appeared in Scotsman Guide, September 2017 Energy costs, advances in technology, environmental concerns or the […]
August 17, 2017 – Dart Appraisal today announced the promotion of Tracey Volltrauer to Vice President of Compliance and Process Control. Volltrauer, who previously served as Dart’s Director of Compliance, has been with the company since 2010.