Our CEO, Michael Tedesco, was featured on the cover of the June edition of Originate Report Magazine. He discusses how Appraisal Nation got its start, the struggles that were faced, and the foundation on which the company was built.
Our team is excited to be back in Las Vegas to exhibit at this year’s Mastermind Summit June 6-8. With an amazing panel of Keynote Speakers such as George W. Bush, Tony Robbins, and Magic Johnson, this event is bound to be a great turnout. This summit provides money-making training for Mortgage Originators, Branch Managers, and Executives along with great networking opportunities.
Exhibiting at this year’s NAFCU Annual conference will bring our team to Seattle, Washington June 19th-22nd. NAFCU (National Association of Federal Credit Unions) holds an annual conference for credit union executives and board members to be able to build, improve, and implement better strategic planning in the banking industry.
Appraisal Nation is a proud sponsor of this year’s Pitbull Hard Money Conference. Our very own SVP of Business Development, John Tedesco, has been chosen to be a Forum Panelist to speak about a wide range of topics pertaining to real estate based private money financing. This conference will be held in Beverly Hills, CA June 24th- 25th. The Pitbull Conference Group knows how to bring a crowd of the top industry professionals together. This show will have 500 Hard Money brokers, lenders, investors, capital providers, fund managers and more.
Thursday, May, 24th our Cary office wore red noses to support Red Nose Day and fight childhood poverty.
“The red nose brings us together, breaks down barriers, and reminds us of the power of laughter.”
Red Nose Day launched in 2015 in America on a mission to end childhood poverty. In 3 years, they have raised $100 million and helped over 8 million children.
Appraisal Nation wants to focus more on giving back to the community. If you know someone who is in need of volunteers or have a great way to give back, please contact us!
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Effective 5/17/2018, we have made a few changes to our menu options and group extension. Please use the below as a reference for the new group extensions:
1 – Client Services
2 – Appraisal Status
3 – Accounting
4 – Sales
5 – Title & Settlement
6 – Quality Control
We have the pleasure of sponsoring this year’s East Bay Chapter Mortgage Marketplace with CAMP at the Crow Canyon Country Club in Danville, CA May 3rd. We love seeing our friends and supporting local chapters in our industry.
Appraisal Nation will be a Bronze Sponsor at the upcoming Activate Conference put on by Geraci LLP May 9th- 11th. This event held at the beautiful Sofitel Beverly Hills gives you a chance to network with the heavy hitters in the Private Lending industry. We have an offer to give our guest $200 off registration using our code, APPNATION2018.
Our team will be exhibiting at the coming up California Mortgage Expo held at the Anaheim Majestic Garden Hotel in Anaheim, CA on May 17th. This one-day event brings together hundreds of loan origination professionals throughout the region for an event full of education and networking. You can join us for FREE if you use our code, ANCA, by May 4th.
Our team is heading south to Miami, FL May 21st- 23rd to exhibit at IMN’s 6th Annual Single Family Rental Investment Forum. This industry-leading event will be held at Loews Miami Beach Hotel to bring together key market participants including REITs, Funds, Aggregators, Fix and Flippers, Note Buyers, ABS & REIT Investors, and more! Not a bad spot to benefit from their educational takeaways and networking functions.
Appraisal Nation will be exhibiting at this year’s NIS LIVE April 6th-8th at Irvine Marriott Resort. This event is an elite group of note investors, real estate investors, and industry leaders that share sales, marketing, and business strategies to be a better investor.
Appraisal Nation is heading to Moscone West San Francisco April 9th-11th to exhibit at LendIt Fintech 2018. LendIt Fintech is where the fintech community gathers to hear the latest industry announcements, meet investors and identify new partners. More than 2,500 fintech companies, 1,000 investors and 600 bank executives will be in attendance.
We are sending a few of our team member’s to Denver, CO April 12th to attend the CMLA’s Mortgage Lenders Expo. This annual expo brings together over 1,000 mortgage professionals for networking, learning, and growing business!
You can find our CEO and SVP of Business Development at this year’s NYC Real Estate Expo April 18th at the Hilton Midtown. They will be attending to meet top real estate professionals in development, law, banking, marketing, architecture, interior design, manufacturing, financial planning and more!
Appraisal Nation will be exhibiting at the TMBA’s 102nd Annual Convention in San Antonio, TX April 29th- May 1st. This show will feature Barbara Corcoran and other top-notch industry-related speakers to present at this “must attend” event.
This conference happens to be right in our backyard! Our team will head to The Pinehurst Resort April 30th- May 2nd to learn and discuss important issues in the mortgage field brought to us by the North Carolina Bankers Association.
“In our service area, 629,000 individuals were unable to consistently access enough nutritious food to live a healthy, active life, or went hungry because they had to skip meals.” -The Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina
Appraisal Nation’s Cary, NC office kicked off it’s Spring Food Drive the beginning of March. A goal was set to reach 1,000 cans by the end of the month, but our staff went above and beyond collecting 2,095 items in just 1 month!
A major part of our contribution went to the Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina:
1,643 pounds which converts into 1,383 meals!
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Appraisal Nation is sponsoring at this year’s 45th National Private Lending Conference March 14-15 at the We-Ko-Pa Resort in Scottsdale, AZ. This conference aims to educate brokers, lenders, and investors to the emerging opportunities that exist in hard money lending.
Appraisal Nation is proud to be an official sponsor/ exhibitor at this year’s Ellie Mae Experience 2018 user conference at the Wynn Las Vegas March 19-21. Experience brings together a community of over 3,3oo mortgage industry professionals and Encompass users for three days of learning, growing, and networking. This is one of our largest conference of the year and in the spirit of Las Vegas, our team will be giving away $1,000 worth of Casino Chips to a few lucky winners that visit our booth!
Our team is dividing and conquering March 19-21. While part of our team is in Las Vegas, we will be sending another team to Nashville, TN for the 2018 Single-Family Rental Summit hosted by the Five Star Conference at the Renaissance Nashville Hotel. This conference will discuss and answer questions related to property acquisition and management, financing, strategies for small, mid-cap, and large investors, and new developments related to technology and professional services.
Appraisal Nation will be Exhibiting at this year’s Regional Residential Conference for the MBA. The conference will be held at the Harrah’s Resort and Convention Center in Atlantic City, NJ March 25-29. Industry leaders will be exchanging insights into what to expect in the coming year along with expected developments.
Movement is offering Hearts4Houston T-shirts for sale at $20 each. 100% of the proceeds will go to the hurricane Harvey relief aid. Appraisal Nation has committed to purchasing 400 t-shirts, including one for every Appraisal Nation employee, and one for each team member at Movement Mortgages Vendor Management department.
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Appraisal Nation named BBB Torch Award Finalist
Appraisal Nation is proud to announce our recent recognition by Better Business Bureau serving Eastern North Carolina. Appraisal Nation was selected as a finalist for BBB’s Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics in the large business category.
“We take tremendous pride in being honored by the BBB. We are proud of our company and our staff for their community involvement and for upholding the high standards set forth by Appraisal Nation. It is our goal to continue to improve as an organization and find more ways to enhance the lives of our customers, our employees, and our communities.” – Al Ballard, Executive VP of Operations
The Torch Awards for Marketplace Ethics honors companies and charities which demonstrate a high level of character and ensure the organizations’ practices meet the highest standards of ethics. These companies generate a high level of trust among their employees, customers and their communities. The award embodies the Better Business Bureau’s mission of advancing marketplace trust.
Appraisal Nation was honored as a BBB Torch Award finalist on May 18, 2017 at the BBB Torch Awards Ceremony at Prestonwood Country Club.