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Did USA Today Publish a Hit Piece on Home Appraisers?

RTAblog_2014_1208_TrafficLightOn Dec. 6, 2014, USA Today published an article titled, “Appraisal Hypocrisy Hits Home“. It offers some insight into the harm done to home buyers and sellers.… Read more

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Decatur, GA Mandates High-Performance Building Certification for Homes

RTAblog_2014_1118_DecaturLogoDecatur, GA’s City Commission approved an overhaul of its zoning ordinance last night. The updated ordinance includes mandates for high-performance building certifications for residential and commercial construction: new construction and renovations.… Read more

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Can Homes Be Designed to Resist Megastorms?

RTAblog_2013_1118_TyphoonHaiyanThe devastation and loss of life from Typhoon Haiyan is still being calculated and, over the weekend, the American Midwest saw many tornadoes from a severe weather front. The terrible results from these storms have re-ignited the discussion about building … Read more

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Atlanta Green Building Council Highlights Green Appraisal Solutions

The Green Building Council of the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association recently hosted Sandra Adomatis at the Southface Energy Institute to discuss appraisals of sustainable homes. Sandra, of Adomatis Appraisal Service in Punta Gorda, FL, is a nationally recognized speaker … Read more

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