a la mode is the company that produces our appraisal software. They have the most complete and flexible appraisal software suite available anywhere. They have better than 50 % of the appraisal software market. Contact a la mode
U.S. Census Office Has lots of useful demographic information Go to U.S. Census
Pennsylvania Department of State. This is the agency certifies appraisers and licenses real estate sales persons and brokers as well as many other professionals. Go to PA Department of State
Realtor.com is the site operated by the National Association of REALTORS. This page has lots of information and links for home hunters and people who are contemplating a move. Go to
FHA Mortgage Limits for the whole country https://entp.hud.gov/idapp/html/hicostlook.cfm
FHA Condominiums and PUDs This Link will provide you with a connection to check if Condominiums are approved for FHA financing. It will allow you to print a certificate with all of the required information. FHA WILL NO LONGER REQUIRE PUDs TO BE APPROVED AS A PRECONDITION TO MORTGAGE INSURANCE AND WILL NO LONGER MAINTAIN A LIST OF APPROVED PUDS. (see Mortgagee Letter 209-02 available on the HUD site)
FEDERAL FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS FINANCIAL COUNSEL at their home page offers a wide variety of information about financial institutions as well as government related agencies. They have a GEOCODE page that allows you to type in an address and obtain a considerable amount of sometimes usefull and sometimes just interesting demographic information.
Lending Institutions: The following are a few of the lending institutions who are clients of this firm. They by no means represent a full client list. While we are not qualified or authorized to recommend for or advise against any lender, you may want to consider these along with any other lenders at which you may be looking. The choice is, of course, always yours.
FINDING AN APPRAISER
IF YOU'RE LOOKING FOR AN APPRAISER IN AREAS WE DO NOT SERVE try the website maintained by the PENNSYLVANIA COUNCIL OF REAL ESTATE APPRAISERS
Links To News Articles Of Interest
Realtor Magazine contains many news items of interest and is updated on a daily basis
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AND MANY MORE LINKS OF SOME INTEREST