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American Society of Appraisers, National Association of Independent Fee Appraisers to merge
Posted Wednesday April 19, 2017 in Industry News

A shift in the appraiser world is underway, as the American Society of Appraisers and the National Association of Independent Fee Appraisers announced Wednesday that the groups plan to merge. Here are the particulars. The American Society of Appraisers, which bills itself as “the original multidisciplinary valuation society,” and the National Association of Independent Fee Appraisers, which calls itself… Read more »

Smart TVs 101: Everything you need to know
Posted Monday April 17, 2017 in Home + Lifestyle

The ins and outs of internet-connected televisions Smart TVs, unlike conventional television sets, let users do a number of things—such as stream content from services like Netflix or Hulu, browse the internet, and check social media—directly from the TV set without additional hardware. And they’re gaining steam with consumers: In 2011, 52 million smart TVs… Read more »

5 Ways Pets Are Good for You
Posted Tuesday April 11, 2017 in Home + Lifestyle

Did you know that Americans spend approximately $60 billion* on pets each year? That’s a ton of cash spent on cats, dogs and other pets! But animal lovers everywhere don’t think twice when it comes to spending money on a beloved pet. They become part of the family. So, you’re probably not surprised to know… Read more »

Vacation Home Sales Drop, Investment Home Sales Rise
Posted in Industry News

Vacation home sales took a serious fall in 2016 while investment home sales were on the rise, according to new data from the National Association of Realtors (NAR). There were approximately 721,000 vacation home purchases last year, a 21.6 percent plummet from the 920,000 sales level in 2015. Last year’s level was the lowest for this… Read more »

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