An Appraisal Is Not a Home Inspection, Despite What HUD May Say

Sichelman, Lew
July 2000
National Mortgage News;07/10/2000, Vol. 24 Issue 42, p20
Trade Publication
Discusses developments concerning real estate as of July 10, 2000. Inclusion of the difference between appraisals and home inspections in the United States; Discovery that the ERA Realty Network office in Singapore has the largest real estate office in the world; Data from the U.S. Census Bureau showing that the majority of all home sales are made to families who already live in the same county or state.


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