CALMO Realty Services, Inc. has provided consulting, education, services and workplace products for government agencies, bank regulatory agencies, real estate appraisers, real estate brokers, banks and the public beginning in 1967.
The firm's experience in banking, appraisal, appraisal review, real estate investing, construction, teaching and development of education materials has created a foundation for training in a variety of fields, including real estate lending, regulation, appraisal and appraisal review.
Training in Appraisal Regulations for Lending
For the past several years, the firm has focused upon developing and conducting real estate appraisal review schools for federal and state bank examiners. The firm has conducted numerous schools on appraisal review, appraisal principles and distressed commercial real estate for federal and state banking regulators in Arlington, VA.
Appraisal Review Course for Lenders
A monitored course on real estate appraisal review from the lender's prospective is available to lender employees. The attendee can download the course to their computer, complete the interactive course at their pace and receive a certificate.
Appraisal Review, Evaluation & Engagement Software
CALMO licenses a system for reviewing appraisal reports, creating evaluations, engagement letters and valuation documents for use in lending institutions. The system is not limited to, but includes:
Real Estate Appraisal Review Documents for Appraisers/Lenders
Real Estate Valuation (Evaluation) Documents
Validation Document for Existing Appraisals
Appraisal Assignment Engagement (letters) Documents
In the past, CALMO has offered other Services such as:
- Self-study courses on collateral assessment for lender and appraisal staff with progress monitoring
- Developer of Educational Programs for Lenders, Governmental Agencies, Banking Regulators, Associations and Appraisers
- Facilitator of Educational Programs for Lenders, Governmental Agencies, Banking Regulators, Associations and Appraisers
- Internal Training and Consultation for Banks, Individuals, Investors and Corporations
- Development and Design of Classroom, Web-Based and Self-Study Materials
- Outsource for One Time or Repetitive Projects Related to Real Estate
- Technical Consultant on Appraisal and Real Estate Litigation or Deposition