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Relating to the performance of a real property evaluation for use by certain financial institutions.
No fiscal implication to the State is anticipated.
Current federal law allows appraisal waivers for residential and commercial real estate transactions below a certain value threshold. State requirements on this issue are more stringent than federal requirements. HB 2533 would harmonize state law with the recently updated federal regulations in order to allow an appraiser to make an evaluation rather than a full appraisal in order for a lender to finance a qualifying real estate transaction.