Archive for September, 2010

Securities and Exchange Commission Agrees to Meet with American Society of Appraisers on Valuation Requirements for Asset-Backed Securities

TweetFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 30, 2010 Press Contact: Rachael Seda rseda@appraisers.org (703) 733-2107 Herndon, Va. — The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has proposed a rulemaking to increase the quality of information available to investors in asset-backed securities. This includes information on the value of property collateralizing loans that comprise the pools of securities. The […]

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American Society of Appraisers to Discuss Capitol Hill Hot Topics with Members Across the Country

TweetFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 27, 2010 Press Contact: Rachael Seda rseda@appraisers.org (703) 733-2107 Herndon, Va. — The American Society of Appraisers (ASA) is giving its members the opportunity to create political change in the appraisal profession. The Government Relations Director of ASA, John Russell, is going on tour to several cities across the country to […]

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Sandra Tropper, ASA, Elected Chair of Appraisal Foundation Advisory Committee

Tweet FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 20, 2010 Press contact: Christy Jones Director, Marketing & Communications, ASA 703.733.2124 HERNDON, VA— The American Society of Appraisers is pleased to announce that Sandra Tropper, ASA, has been elected to the chair of The Appraisal Foundation Advisory Council (TAFAC).  TAFAC is comprised of members from associations who accredit appraisers […]

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American Society of Appraisers Urges the Public To Appraise Their Valuables Before Disaster Strikes

TweetFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 20, 2010 Press Contact: Rachael Seda rseda@appraisers.org (703) 733-2107 Herndon, Va. —The American Society of Appraisers (ASA) urges the public to have their valuables appraised by an accredited professional appraiser before disaster strikes. Hurricane season serves as a potent warning to people who have never bothered to appraise their valuables.  Too […]

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