Speedy Title & Appraisal Review LLC (STARS) is a nationwide appraisal management company that handles the appraisal process from start to finish! We receive an assignment from a client, analyze our network to find the most experienced and qualified appraiser to handle the job, and provide our client with a quality appraisal report within their expected time frame.
How do we do that? We have a team of individuals overseeing the ordering process to make sure the best appraisers are being selected for the assignments! Utilizing the most qualified appraiser for the job is the key to our success!
We only handle residential appraisals and reviews, so we can specialize in only the residential appraisal requirements and guidelines. Our staff appraisers are available for questions and assistance throughout the process. Our appraisal underwriting team is extensively trained and required to be USPAP certified.
You have taken the first step in making your business more successful! More appraisers are finding it beneficial to work for appraisal management companies because we take away the stress of having to market your business and solicit new clients for work.
The mortgage industry has always been an extremely time-sensitive environment and that trend continues in today's volatile market. STARS has made a commitment to our clients to provide quality appraisal reports in a timely and efficient manner. We do not simply assign orders to the next available appraiser on the list. Our unique, performance-based assignment process allows for the best and most qualified local appraisers to receive the bulk of the work. If you provide quality appraisals in a timely fashion, STARS will rely on you to help us keep our commitment to our clients.
Get rid of your fax machine! STARS is a cutting edge appraisal management company that handles all of our business through a new and innovative ordering process that is handled entirely on our website. There is no paper to push around and no faxes to get lost. We are streamlining the process to make it easier to manage your workload.
STARS expects a high standard of professionalism and ethical behavior from our appraisers. Appraisers should be dressed in professional, neat business casual attire. A business card should always be supplied to the contact person at the time of inspection. Appraisers are expected to arrive on time for appointments.
The original report is expected to be delivered by the due date on our order. If you are unable to meet the required time frames, it is important that you advise STARS before accepting an order. Any revision request received from underwriting is expected back within 24 hours after your receipt of the request.
Appraisers are expected to comply with USPAP requirements.
Fannie Mae/Freddie Mac
Appraiser should have a complete understanding of Fannie and Freddie forms and requirements.
Appraiser should have a complete understanding of FHA guidelines and inspection requirements, if applicable.
It is critical that the assignment requirements be read in their entirety. If you are unable to comply with any of the requirements, please decline the order and notify STARS.
The original report may only be submitted to STARS. All reports are to be uploaded directly through the STARS Appraiser Portal.
A team of staff appraisers are available during business hours to assist with any questions you may have. Please contact us if you have any questions during the appraisal process. We are here to help!
STARS has a webinar available online to walk you through using the STARS Appraiser Portal. You will be able to receive your orders, update your order status, and upload your reports directly through the STARS Appraiser Portal. In addition, we have a dedicated team available during business hours for assistance if you should need technical support while using the Appraiser Portal.
General questions may be directed to our USPAP certified Vendor Management Team who is standing by and ready to assist.
Click the link below to login to the Appraiser Portal