Joint Comment Letter on Appraisal Fees to Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

Our organizations would be pleased to lend their valuation expertise and experience to the Federal Reserve not only in connection with its promulgation of the interim final rules but also at any future time when appraisal issues are being considered by the Agency. Thank you again for your interest in our views. If you have any questions or need additional information, please contact the American Society of Appraiser’s government relations representative in Washington, DC, Peter Barash (202-466-2221; peter@barashassociates.com); Bill Garber, Director of Government and External Relations for the Appraisal Institute (202-298-5586; bgarber@appraisalinstitute.org); or ASA’s Director of Government Relations, John Russell (703-733-2103; jrussell@appraisers.org).

Sincerely,
American Society of Appraisers
Appraisal Institute
American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers National Association of Independent Fee Appraisers

Cc: Sandra Braunstein, Director
Division of Consumer and Community Affairs Federal Reserve Board