Appraisers too often were in cahoots with lenders to illegally inflate prices of houses, the insiders complained, usually off the record.
Most appraisers are honest, ethical people, of course. But nowÃ?Â an Associated Press investigation saysÃ?Â the system failed miserably.
What do you think? Have you seen evidence of appraisersÃ¢?? inflating prices?