Appraisal – New Realities in an Old Profession

Credit & Lending

Property appraisal is an important element in credit and risk management, but the profession is going through enormous change on both the demand and supply sides. This webinar will give participants an understanding of these new realities and suggestions on how to deal with them proactively. Lending professionals who recognize these realities and deal with them creatively will be better positioned to thrive in the post-COVID lending environment. 

Who Should Attend: Chief Credit Officer, Deputy Chief Credit Officer, Professionals in Risk Management, Underwriting, Loan Origination, or anyone seeking to have a better understanding of the appraisal process 

Learning Objectives

  • Learn about the realities of this changing profession – including the number of appraisers and the demographics of the profession.
  • Discover how you can manage your appraisal/risk policy to minimize costs/delays while still ensuring regulatory compliance.
  • Develop a strategy to streamline the appraisal process to ensure timely delivery of compliant appraisals.


William E. (Bill) Jones
Senior Vice President and Chief Appraiser
Citizens Business Bank (CBB)
Bill has been with CBB since 2015. His primary responsibility is CRE risk collateral valuation management and as such is responsible for real estate valuation and regulatory compliance.  He also consults with bank personnel on a wide range of valuation issues and provides insights on market trends and valuation methodologies. He oversees a large vendor panel that provides appraisal and appraisal review services to the bank and is also involved in ensuring compliance with the Bank’s environmental policy.  

Webinar Fees

Pricing For Price Web Pass
Bank Member $195 $0
Bank Nonmember $395 $0
Affiliate Member $195 $0
Affiliate Nonmember $395 $0

Additional Info

Participants will earn 1.0 CPE credit

Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge

Prerequisites: None

Advanced Preparation: None

Program Level: Basic

Delivery Method: Group Internet Based

Refunds and Cancellations: Webinar registrations are non-refundable. If the registrant is unable to attend the designated time and date of the webinar, a playback link and any written materials will be provided within 2 business days following the conclusion of the webinar

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