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Subject: Re: Jane the Illegal Appraiser Date: 1/18/2003 8:27 PM
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No kidding! Real estate appraisers are living in a fantasy world and are reporting whatever numbers they feel like reporting??? I'm shocked! Shocked I tell you.

Yes, I would like to go into the appraisal profession, but I don't need someone to go slamming appraisers as though they were child-molesters and used-car salesmen.

Well! In my opinion, the slam didn't go FAR ENOUGH!

It should've said ALL real estate appraisers--every single one!--are living in a predatory, exploitive fantasty world PROPPED UP by lenders (laughin' all the way to the bank), mortgage brokers (not an ethical one in the bunch), underwriters (fools all!) bond traders (makin' money every day off the sweat of your brow), Congress (CROOKS for allowing mortgage interest deduction) and...and...and anybody ELSE I can think of who participates in the longest sustained madness the world has ever known--home ownership!!

The sooner we get rid of the whole scandalous system and turn EVERYONE into tenants, the faster we can all get back to Truth, Justice and The American Way!

Catherine Coy
(a landlord...oh, and a mortgage broker, too)

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