Skip to main content

Virtual Home Appraisal Bias Event


Virtual event


We held a virtual event on Tuesday, June 15th at 1:00 p.m. EDT for virtual discussions on home appraisal bias. Acting Director Dave Uejio hosted discussions with civil rights organizations, housing policy experts, and other federal agencies to explore how racial bias in housing appraisals and automated valuation models may occur.


Time Agenda Location Speakers
Welcome, Federal Agency Panel and Acting Director Introductions Alicia Criado Hampshire, Public Engagement
Opening Remarks Acting Director Uejio
Research Presenter Introductions Alicia Criado Hampshire, Public Engagement
Presentation on the Urban Institute’s research on Automated Valuation Models (AVMs) Michael Neal, Senior Research Associate, Housing Finance Policy Center, Urban Institute
Overview of ASC’s role in appraisals and D&I efforts Jim Park, Executive Director, Appraisal Subcommittee, Federal Financial Institutions Examinations Council
Federal Agency Panel Discussion
Close Federal Agency Panel; Transition to Civil Rights Roundtable Participant Introductions Acting Director Uejio; Alicia Criado Hampshire, Public Engagement
Policy Discussion with Civil Rights and Consumer Advocates/Experts Facilitated by Acting Director Uejio and Patrice Ficklin, Fair Lending
Closing Remarks Acting Director Uejio; Todd M. Harper, Chairman, National Credit Union Administration and Chairman of the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council