Quality and Valuation Products Updates

Every two weeks, we release new features suggested by our customers and improvements to reliability and performance.  Here, you'll find the details for every feature release for our Quality Valuation Products (QVP) since September of 2016. If you have any questions, call us at 1-800-434-7260.


2018 Updates

October 18, 2018
This update gives lenders the ability to turn on RealView for their AMCs so the lender’s rules will be addressed before the AMC delivers the report. Security has also been enhanced, among other improvements.
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October 4, 2018
In this release, we fixed several issues so that, going forward, RealView, AVMs, RealCondition Reports, RealOccupancy Reports, and Quality Bridge will work more smoothly.
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September 20, 2018
This release introduces a way for appraisers to save their work in RealView Bridge so they can resume their work on a subsequent delivery for the same order.
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September 6, 2018
This update includes faster generation of RealView orders and reduced search time on the Order Search page.
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August 23, 2018
In this update, we redesigned the Formerly icons in RealView for better visibility, among other improvements in RealView.
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August 9, 2018
This update includes better security in form fields throughout the QVP site.
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July 26, 2018
This update includes new functionality for API users, and improved retrieval of appraiser information from the ASC.gov registry.
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July 12, 2018
In this release, among other improvements, we added a help icon to all RealView Bridge pages with a tooltip showing the Client Relations contact information so support is always easy to reach.
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June 28, 2018
In this update, we improved security and retired unused products available to order on PlatData.com.
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May 31, 2018
This update improves the way RealView remembers Cleared and Passed rule statuses from one report to another for appraisals with identical file names, and gives appraisers an easy way to view and print the Appraisal Review Checklist from the completion page in RealView Bridge. 
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May 17, 2018
As announced in our recent blog post, this release brings QuickLists to RealView's Appraisal Review Checklist. There were additional improvements to security and functionality in RealView, RealView Bridge, and OptiVal.
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May 3, 2018
This update includes a new way to save quality control effort and time. You'll also have a better experience when retrieving your password, and Collateral Expert version 4 and Retro are being retired since everyone is now using version 5.
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April 5, 2018
In this release, we made improvements to the way manual rules are handled in RealView Bridge, and performed routine maintenance necessary to keep your QVP products reliable and fast.
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March 24, 2018
This update contains better handling of EAD hard-stop errors in RealView, and more.
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March 8, 2018
This release focused on RealView enhancements, including a requested increase to the number of characters allowed in the custom disclaimer at the bottom of the checklist.
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February 22, 2018
This release includes an increase in the number of comparables from Black Knight's SiteXValue AVM, plus new filtering options in RealView and more reliable UCDP submission.
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February 8, 2018
RealView received several updates in our most recent release, including improvements to the new Appraisal Review Checklist and better messaging for disaster declarations.
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January 24, 2018
This update introduces a redesigned Appraisal Review Checklist in RealView, as well as increased password security for all users.
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January 11, 2018
In this release, we improved the way reports are submitted to UCDP and took steps to increase account security. We also added several new rules to RealView.
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2017 Updates

December 14, 2017
With this update, we've improved appraiser license verification and the way PDFs are printed.
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November 30, 2017
This update helps you focus on active FEMA disaster declarations and improves security.
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November 16, 2017
Your printable invoices and accounting reports now include more information for API orders, and we added several new rules in RealView.
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November 2, 2017
In this update we added several helpful new rules to RealView. 
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October 19, 2017
We corrected an issue which caused miscalculated field character limits, and added several AQM rules.
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October 5, 2017
Disaster declarations will now be automatically retrieved in RealView, and more.
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September 21, 2017
We made improvements to several products in this update, and also added a few new rules and updated others in RealView.
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September 07, 2017
This release includes improvements and maintenance for Collateral Expert and RealView.
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August 24, 2017
This release includes two new products, continued security enhancement, and more.
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August 11, 2017
This release includes some code fixes and continued security improvement.
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August 02, 2017
In this update, we moved all services to a multi-node environment.
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July 27, 2017
This release makes progress on our ongoing security project.
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July 13, 2017
This update includes new rules and continued improvements to security across all products.
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June 29, 2017
You can now run an appraisal through RealView as many times as you need without an additional charge, plus HouseCanary AVM is now available.
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June 27, 2017
We upgraded the backbone of our services — the webserver — to its latest version.
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June 15, 2017
We prepared for a new PDF engine, and updated some rules.
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June 1, 2017
In this update, we fixed a couple of bugs and improved security across all products.
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May 04, 2017
In this release, we increased performance across all products and updated several rules.
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April 20, 2017
We improved our integration with an AVM, increased stability, updated rules, and more.
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April 06, 2017
We worked on the upcoming integration of RealView within Mercury Network, and more.
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March 23, 2017
You can now send and receive messages with the vendor for RealCondition Report, and more.
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March 09, 2017
We improved stability and performance for all products, updated a checklist, and more.
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February 23, 2017
We made checklists easier to read, updated rules, and included more information in an AVM.
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February 02, 2017
We prepared for RealView and OptiVal to be integrated within Mercury Network, and more.
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January 26, 2017
We've continued to update designs and branding to reflect Mercury's acquisition of Platinum Data Solutions, and more.
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January 11, 2017
Copyright dates have been updated throughout, new orders will now be placed within Mercury Network, and more.
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December 15, 2016
We improved code for better performance and efficiency, plus updated branding to reflect Mercury's acquisition of Platinum Data Solutions.
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December 08, 2016
Several new rules were added or updated, branding was updated to reflect the recent Mercury Network/Platinum Data acquisition, and more.
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November 17, 2016
We took measures to reduce login problems, updated rules, and more.
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November 09, 2016
We continued the process of migrating Platinum Data infrastructure to Mercury Network, updated rules, and more.
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October 11, 2016
Began migrating Platinum Data infrastructure to Mercury Network and updating branding to reflect the recent acquisition.
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September 26, 2016
In this release, we upgraded the Bing version we use to display maps, as well as other performance boosts.
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