I paid for a real estate appraisal. Why won’t the bank give it to me?
Real Property Law Section 254C provides that as a borrower you are entitled to receive a copy of the appraisal you paid for if you submit a written request for it. The bank retains the original in its records.
New York State Consolidated Laws
New York State Real Property Law, Article 8, Section 254-C
Contact: Consumer Representative
Phone: 1 800 334 3360
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