InHouse Inc. has announced that it is upgrading its online presence to reflect changes within the industry and make the appraisal process easier for lenders and appraisal professionals alike. According to Jennifer Creech, president and CEO of InHouse Inc., keeping informed is one of the best ways to improve the appraisal programs of most lenders–and her company is well positioned to help. InHouse not only provides one of the industry’s most advanced appraisal management technology platforms, it also operates its own nationwide appraisal management company (AMC), InHouse Solutions. Being situated to work with lenders, with other AMCs and with appraisal companies (and their individual appraisers), Creech says her company has become a point of intersection for industry professionals with a stake in appraisal quality and information.
“We have redesigned our Web site to leverage our unique position as a technology provider and a national AMC,” said Creech. “We have appraisal professionals on our staff to provide quality control services and we deal with appraisers daily as we handle orders for lenders. Our technology staff is expert on appraisal process management and knows a great deal about helping lenders automate as much of their appraisal programs as possible to save money and stay complian. We have added blog entries, access to industry resources, information on business partners, and an improved navigation experience to make finding relevant information easier. We are building our web presence into a true resource for industry professionals interested in valuatiAt the same time, InHouse is expanding its social media reach. “Social media is no longer just a trend, it’s a tool,” she says. “Our new Twitter page is designed to bring InHouse experts closer to our users and others who will benefit from their extensive knowledge.”