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NFHTA Job Aid: Flowchart of the Real Estate Appraisal Process


Date Published: May 2021


This job aid provides information for FHIP and FHAP practitioners on the home appraisal process. It includes a flowchart of a typical home appraisal and introduction of the different parties involved in the appraisal process.  Intake and investigative staff can reference this job aid while interacting with potential aggrieved parties and it serves as a tool for effective investigative planning to address allegations of home appraisal bias. 

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