The Valuation Link Difference

Valuation Link is a full-service national provider of appraisal, valuation and settlement solutions. Operating daily in all 50 states, Valuation Link (VL) is owned and operated by certified appraisers with over 100+ combined years of experience and unrivaled industry knowledge.

 

Who We Are

Valuation Link was founded by appraisers. We decided the best approach to achieving high service levels comes from a partnership perspective. We do not interrupt the appraiser with unnecessary “noise” during the process. We pay fairly and on time and most importantly, we focus on what is important during the process and interact professionally. This combination of what we call “peer to peer engagement” allows us to exceed client expectations and beat our competitors on speed.

We work with a wide range of financial institutions, from the nation’s largest lenders to neighborhood credit unions and private money lenders, to deliver accurate valuations and closing services supporting the real estate industry. Our team combines leading edge technology and support with access to a nationwide network of compliant appraisal and valuation professionals. trustworthy

 

Our Process

Our nationwide panel of appraisers tap into their expertise to deliver clear, easy-to-understand reports, which allows our team to provide you with updates every step of the way. We take pride in having a superior network of qualified appraisers with local market knowledge. Our technology ensures that appraisal requests are assigned to the right appraiser the first time. Clients know that they have a direct line of communication with our team for personal support.

Our fully-transparent process works to provide clients with visibility and certainty with expectations and order status. Ordering appraisals has never been easier with our simple web interface. Check on your order status at any time, then share your report files with your key stakeholders.

 

Personal, Quality Service

Quality control shouldn’t hinder delivery schedules, but rather serve as an enhancement to the process. Our pre-check submission processes eliminate the back-and-forth that consumes valuable time in standard appraisals. We blend a human touch with leading edge data analytics to ensure your total satisfaction. Rest assured that when you contact us, you won’t be stuck with dead-end voicemails and dial tones, but rather a fully-capable support staff eager to assist.

 

Your Clients are our Priority

Whether you are funding a conventional loan, a refi, a HELOC or making REO decisions, Valuation Link’s residential, commercial and flex-space appraisal services deliver exactly what you need, on time and within budget. We understand that clients come in all shapes and sizes and have different needs—from simple to complex. Valuation Link’s appraisal group focuses on customizing a solution that recognizes what’s most important to you – your customers.

Valuation Services

Our philosophy for all real estate valuations rests on a combination of having the right people, the right processes and an organizational commitment to customer service excellence. With a network of skilled appraisers working in every state, and in-house teams to perform exception-based review and complete review of all appraisals, we deliver accurate, thorough reporting every time without sacrificing valuable turn times.


Residential Appraisals

We understand speed is imperative in today’s competitive environment. We deliver industry leading speed by leveraging our peers in the field to perform for you. We are appraisers, so we understand how to help partner with them for efficiency. With our high quality reports and access to our leadership team, when you are working with Valuation Link, residential appraisal management has never been easier.


Commercial Appraisals & Evaluations

Our strategic partnerships with the nation’s best commercial appraisers ensures you are getting high quality reports in a cost effective and timely manner with convenience of a single point of contact.

Commercial Evaluations are on the rise! With our unique ability to provide commercial evaluations nationwide at a fixed cost, you will see our solution to saving time and money on commercial valuations has finally arrived. Our high quality reports can be completed with exterior or interior inspections at a fraction of the cost of traditional commercial appraisals. The evaluations meet all applicable federal agency guidelines. Please reach out to us for a sample and discussion how to improve your commercial appraisal process.


Bifurcated and Hybrid Valuations

As the appraisal landscape evolves, Valuation Link has positioned itself at forefront of this progress. We continue to champion technology enabled appraisals that meet Interagency guidelines. Whether it is working with the GSE’s on their required forms, using our proprietary desktop appraisal the ACE (Appraiser Certified Evaluation) in conjunction with property condition reports, we can help save you money and time.

Hybrid valuations provide valuable additional perspectives on a traditional report’s value conclusion. Custom created for individual client need, these specialized reports can include any combination of AVM data, property condition report, BPOs and desktop appraiser review.


Cascade Solutions

With regulation changes, determining the most efficient valuation process while remaining compliant can be tricky. Valuation Link can help assist you in determining the best cascade of valuation deliverables. Using a mix of AVM’s, Property Condition reports, BPO’S, Full and Hyrbrid appraisals, we can ensure compliance and cost efficiency.


Property Condition Reports with AVM or Desktop Appraisal

Our Property Condition Reports include an exterior inspection of a property in conjunction with an estimate of value and is a cost-effective alternative to broker price opinions (BPOs) and appraisals that may be used by lenders to manage risk while maintaining compliance with federal regulatory guidelines.


Automated Valuation Models

We can build AVM solutions that are tailored to support financially sound risk and portfolio due diligence strategies through a full complement of national market data, appraisal valuation modeling, market analytics, indexes and forecasts. With our knowledge of AVM regulations and compliance, we can give you the information you need to make educated decisions.