INSIGHTS

Is Your Bank's Appraisal Policy Up to Par? Tips from the Experts
Yesterday EDR, in collaboration with the ICBA, hosted a webinar titled “Are Your Appraisal Policies & Procedures Compliant?” The focus was on the types of things that trip up banks during an audit of their appraisal practice, and more importantly, steps risk managers can and should be taking now to ensure they are teed up for a painless audit if examiners come knocking. Below are a few highlights that bear repeating. Kicking off the live event with an examiner’s viewpoint… READ MORE >
EDR Says Over 300 Sites in Path of Hurricane Irma Pose Serious Environmental Risks
According to EDR, the leading provider of environmental risk and historic property use information and technology, 323 sites that currently house hazardous waste or have been contaminated in the past are within the… READ MORE >
  |   09.08.2017
Houston Market Mobilizes: Boots on the Ground, Drones in the Sky
Nearly ten years ago, I published a piece on the environmental impacts of Huricane Katrina at a time when the media used terms like “toxic gumbo” and “nasty bouillabaisse of chemicals” to describe… READ MORE >
  |   09.08.2017
EDR Publishes Toxic Sites Data to Assist in Harvey Recovery Efforts
Amidst speculation of toxic chemicals in the Harvey flood waters, EDR, the leading provider of environmental risk and historic property use information and technology, has launched an event response website to provide free… READ MORE >
  |   09.01.2017
How PARCEL and Collateral360 Work Together to Support Commercial Real Estate Due Diligence end-to-end.
For 27 years EDR has been committed to providing the most trusted data and advanced technology to help our customers do their best work faster. As our industry continues to innovate and evolve,… READ MORE >
  |   08.23.2017
EDR Announces Three Changes To Its Leadership Team
EDR today announced that Dean Graves has been promoted to the position of president and chief operating officer. In his new role, Graves will oversee the company’s technology, production and operations divisions, ensuring… READ MORE >
  |   08.22.2017
Exciting things happening at EDR!
Exciting indeed! We’ve recently earned the business of some of the largest financial institutions; in fact, a few of the top 10 banks in the nation! This adds to the 900 community and… READ MORE >
  |   08.18.2017
EDR Announces New Leaders Joining The Company
EDR today announced that Kristen Gibson has joined the company as vice president of client services, and Jonathan Dall has joined as senior vice president of sales and marketing. “Kristen and Jonathan bring… READ MORE >
  |   07.27.2017
ALERT: Feds Propose 1st Appraisal Threshold Change in 23 Years
** UPDATE: The Federal Register notice appeared on July 31, 2017, thus opening up a public comment period that closes on September 29, 2017. As many as 4,040 commercial real estate loans could READ MORE >
  |   07.20.2017