Steven Papin

Steve Papin has been a residential appraiser in Cincinnati, Ohio since 1976 and served as the 2012 president of the Ohio Coalition of Appraisal Professionals.

The Transparent Real Estate Transaction

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Remember this phrase: The Transparent Real Estate Transaction. With the level of detail required in today’s appraisal reports it is time for the real estate industry to move toward full and clear disclosure of sales concessions or unusual sale terms in the post-closing section of MLS, allowing all participants in a real estate transaction to analyze comparable data with knowledge of an accurate net sales price.