ABA Banking Journal Podcast
About This Show
The latest banking industry and regulatory news, brought to you weekly by the American Bankers Association's award-winning Newsbytes team. Hosted by Evan Sparks and Shaun Kern and featuring guest interviews.
Most Recent Episode
How the Appraiser Shortage Harms Rural Communities and Young Farmers
1 day ago
The latest episode tackles the shortage of qualified appraisers -- especially in rural areas. Shan Hanes of Heartland Tri-State Bank in Elkhart, Kan., discusses how high demand for appraisals means that his clients face long waits. In addition to the opportunity cost of delayed investment, he explains, it also harms younger agricultural borrowers. ABA's Sharon Whitaker outlines some of the efforts ABA has taken to address the appraiser shortage and minimize its negative effects.