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Due Diligence on CRE Appraisals

Co-sponsored by the ABA and the Appraisal Institute®

Aired: Tuesday, October 16, 2018

In today's increasing commercial real estate environment lenders and appraisers face many different challenges, each with a unique perspective. Satisfy your safety and soundness concerns with tips on how to review, what to look for, and then, how to challenge the CRE appraisal so you can provide the appropriate amount of feedback for the proper valuation.

Get your questions answered from our expert panel of national bank chief appraisers and a federal bank examiner.

Discussion Highlights:

  • Key review areas when performing the appraisal review
  • How to communicate key discussion points with the appraiser
  • Find out the examiners' focus on appraisal review and what you may be missing


  • Sharon Whitaker, Vice President, Commercial Real Estate Finance, American Bankers Association (moderator)
  • Douglas A. Potts, Sr., MAI, AI-GRS, Vice President, Chief Appraiser, Commerce Bank, N.A.
  • Justin D. Slack, MAI, SRA, AI-GRS, AI-RRS, First Vice President, Commercial Appraisal Manager, HomeStreet Bank
  • Tyler Wiggers, CFA, Commercial Real Estate Risk and Policy, Federal Reserve Board

 Continuing Education Credits


ABA Professional Certifications has approved this program for 2.0 CLBB continuing education credits for the live program and the recording.

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American Bankers Association is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website:

​Program Questions? Please contact Linda Shepard / Cari Hearn.

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ABA Member • $235
Non-Member • $365



  • Chief Credit Officers
  • Senior Commercial Loan Officers
  • Credit Analysts
  • Review Appraisers
  • Loan Officers and Managers
  • Compliance Officers and Managers
  • Bank Staff Appraisers
  • Real Estate Appraisers
  • Bank Counsel

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