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Upcoming Conferences

Our team travels the nation for some of the industry’s leading conferences! See what cities we will be in this October:

63rd Annual MBAC Convention  MBAC logo

The Mortgage Bankers Association of the Carolinas, Inc. (MBAC) represents companies that participate in the mortgage lending industry within North and South Carolina. Our company is proud to be a part of the MBA since our company is based in Cary, NC. This year’s 63rd Annual Convention is held in Asheville, NC 10/1-10/3.


Captivate EastHavana Night Cap East

Captivate East is one of a multipart series of private lender conference help by Geraci LLP. This year’s Captivate East will be held in Miami, FL 10/16-10/18. Along with the conference, we will be co-hosting a Havana Nights Afterparty put on by LenderWise and other great partners 10/17. This is an event you will not want to miss! We are also able to bring you a special discount code for registration by using our personalized code, APPNATION200, to get $200 off!



MBA’s Annual Convention & Expo 2018MBA Annual

This is one of the largest, if not the largest gatherings of finance professionals each year. This year’s convention is held at the nation’s capital 10/14-10/17 where you will hear from Washington’s top voices on housing policy. There will also be well known key speakers such as Magic Johnson and Geena Davis. And if all of that was not enough, Kelly Clarkson will be performing live on Tuesday, October 16th to benefit the MBA Open Doors Foundation.




AREAA 2018 National Convention AREAA 2018

Our team is excited to be exhibiting at this year’s AREAA’s 2018 National Convention in Las Vegas 10/18-10/20. The Asian Real Estate Association of America is a nonprofit professional trade organization dedicated to promoting sustainable homeownership opportunities in Asian American and Pacific Islander communities. This show will have some great networking opportunities along with guest speakers such as BD Wong, Catherine Masto, and Ryan Serhant.


47th National Pitbull Hard Money Convention  John Tedesco (3)

The Pitbull Hard Money Conference is a two-day event aimed at the private lenders and real estate professionals with presentations pertaining to real estate based private money financing. This conference will be held in Austin, TX on 10/22 & 10/23 at the beautiful Four Seasons Hotel. Along with sponsoring this event, our very own SVP of Business Development, John Tedesco, will join a forum panelist of top leaders from all facets of the industry.


 California Mortgage Expo San Francisco, CAOctober 23rd

While part of our team covers the show in Texas, part of our team will be in San Francisco, CA 10/23 for a day packed full of education, networking and fun at California’s largest mortgage event, California Mortgage Expo. We will be exhibiting alongside hundreds of mortgage brokers, loan originators, banks and credit union lending officers throughout the region.

Captivate West booth

Upcoming Conferences

Our team travels the nation for some of the industry’s leading conferences! See what cities we will be in this September:

Texas Mortgage Round-up       FREE Admission with Code_ ANTX (1)

Our team is heading to the Lone Star State September 6th to exhibit and network with some of the top mortgage professionals at the Texas Mortgage Round-up. This is a one-day packed full event with some great industry speakers.



UAMP Conference  UAMP logo

Our team will be in Salt Lake City September 9th exhibiting for the UAMP Conference that brings together the top mortgage professionals and companies in Utah with 600+ attendees.



Northeast Conference of Mortgage Brokers and Professionals 

Appraisal Nation will be exhibiting at this year’s MBA-NJ conference for Mortgage Bankers and MBANJ LogoProfessionals in Atlantic City.



Upcoming Conferences

Our team travels the nation for some of the industry’s leading conferences! See what cities we will be in this August:


2018 FAMP State Convention JOIN US

Appraisal Nation is kicking off our August road trip with Florida Association of Mortgage Professionals’ Annual Convention at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin resort August 15-18th.




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Our team is heading to Las Vegas August 24th to kick off back to back shows! Our first being OriginatorConnect, which focuses solely on the origination community. This conference is packed full of networking opportunities, training, and entertainment.  By using our code, ANOC, you can get FREE admission into the show! This offer is good until August 10th.



Captivate WestAUGUST 26-28The Cosmopolitan_ Las Vegas

Directly following OriginatorConnect, our team will be going straight into Captivate West. This conference is one of a series of conferences held by Geraci LLP. This particular show is focused towards the private lending sector. Our CEO, Michael Tedesco, will be headlining a round table all about appraisal best practices.

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Upcoming Conferences

Our team travels the nation for some of the industry’s leading conferences! See what cities we will be in this July:


Ultimate Mortgage ExpoNew Orleans, July 9-11 (6)

Our team is heading down to New Orleans July 9-11 to exhibit at this year’s Ultimate Mortgage Expo. This event is designed for mortgage origination pros to learn, network, and develop new strategies to keep up with the industries constant changes.




Every year, CAMP (California Association of Mortgage Professionals) comes together for SUMMER CAMP for education and networking! Our California based VP of Business Development, Nick Roberson, plays a key role as a member of CAMP, so him and our CEO, Mike Tedesco, will be exhibiting at this year’s show July 30-31!


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Upcoming Conferences

Our team travels the nation for some of the industry’s leading conferences! See what cities we will be in this June:


MASTERMIND2018   mastermind post

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.


NAFCU 51st Annual Conference & Solutions ExpoNAFCU Post

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.


Pitbull 46th National Hard Money Conference JT Forum Panelist PB 2018

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.

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Red Nose Day 2018

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.

Learn More!


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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!

919-364-3936 |


Group Extension Update

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

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Upcoming Conferences

Our team travels the nation for some of the industry’s leading conferences! See what cities we will be in this May:



CAMP East Bay Marketplace Event   CAMP Logo Higher Res

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.


Activate Conference$200 OFF with Code_ APPNATION2018

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.


California Mortgage ExpoJoin Appraisal Nation (1)

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.


IMN’s 6th Annual Single Family Rental Investment Forum (East)Meet US in Miami1 (1)

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.

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Upcoming Conferences

Our team travels the nation for some of the industry’s leading conferences! See what cities we will be in this April:



 NoteWorthy Investor Summit LIVE 2018NIS live

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.





LendIt Fintech USA 2018   lendit 2018

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.



CMLA expo

CMLA 27th Annual Rocky Mountain Mortgage Lenders Expo

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!




NYC Real Estate Expo nyc real estate expo

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!



TMBA’s 102nd Annual Convention    TMBA 102nd AC

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.



North Carolina Bankers’ American Mortgage Conference  NC Bankers

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.