Mr. Walitt is a Certified Residential Appraiser licensed in Colorado. He primarily works as a fee appraiser, office manager, and trainer. His appraisal work centers on divorce, relocation, lending, and pre-listing appraisals, as well as consultation and reviews. He presents classes to various industry groups with topics ranging from appraisal basics to more-complex market analysis and review. He is approved by both FHA and VA.
Serving as a hearing officer for the local Board of Equalization has allowed Mr. Walitt to apply his knowledge of the local market to disputes between homeowners and the Assessor, in order to encourage fair and equitable outcomes. In 2013, he had the opportunity to serve on Colorado’s AMC Rulemaking Task Force, drafting rules for appraisal management companies in compliance with federal and state legislation. As an online blogger and as a columnist for a newspaper in western Colorado, Mr. Walitt shares his experience and perspective with appraisers, clients, and the public.
With a background that began in banking, Mr. Walitt enjoys examining regulatory compliance topics. In his daily work, one central goal is to increase efficiency through the use of technology, routine, and analytical tools. He is a Candidate for SRA Designation with the Appraisal Institute.
SRA, MNAA, CDEI. Compliance Manager. Certified Residential Appraiser