The CUPP | Episode 4: All things appraisals with Freddie Mac’s Scott Reuter

Explore Freddie Mac’s initiatives related to appraisal modernization and eliminating appraisal bias during this in-depth discussion with Scott Reuter, Chief Appraiser and Director of Valuation, Single Family, Mortgage Credit Risk Management, at Freddie Mac.

Key Takeaways

  • Examine Freddie Mac’s lessons learned from the pandemic related to appraisal modernization
  • Review updates to the Uniform Appraisal Dataset (UAD) and appraisal reporting forms
  • Analyze the benefits and risks of automated valuation models (AVMs)
  • Explore the impacts of appraisal bias and how the industry can work together to eliminate appraisal valuation gaps


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