Fannie Mae: Appraislas are No Longer the Default Option

HousingWire, Mar. 1, 2023–Sarah Wheeler
Fannie Mae updated its Selling Guide on Wednesday to include more options for property valuations, saying that they are “moving away from implying that an appraisal is a default requirement.” Those options include value acceptance (formerly appraisal waivers), value acceptance plus property data and hybrid appraisals.