Zillow Advice: Refinance - Is it a legal requirement for an appraiser to report an unpermitted room to the city? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Is-it-a-legal-requirement-for-an-appraiser-to-report-an-unpermitted-room-to-the-city/424031/ Zillow Advice | Zillow Real Estate The&nbsp;&nbsp; appraiser ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Is-it-a-legal-requirement-for-an-appraiser-to-report-an-unpermitted-room-to-the-city/424031/ <p>The&nbsp;&nbsp; <a href="http://www.zillow.com/directory/real-estate-services-appraisal/">appraiser</a> will report it to your lender.</p> Sun, 27 Nov 2011 01:53:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Is-it-a-legal-requirement-for-an-appraiser-to-report-an-unpermitted-room-to-the-city/424031/ 2011-11-27T01:53:00Z Erin,None of us are attorneys ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Is-it-a-legal-requirement-for-an-appraiser-to-report-an-unpermitted-room-to-the-city/424031/ <p class="MsoNormal">Erin,<br/><br/>None of us are attorneys (as far as I know) so we can't really give legal advice for liability reasons however I can tell you that in 15 years in this business I have seen <strong><em>at least</em></strong> 100 appraisals with unpermitted additions and have never once heard of an <a href="http://www.zillow.com/directory/real-estate-services-appraisal/">appraiser</a> reporting it to the city/county.<br/><br/>Sincerely,<br/>Greg</p> Sat, 26 Nov 2011 21:40:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Is-it-a-legal-requirement-for-an-appraiser-to-report-an-unpermitted-room-to-the-city/424031/ 2011-11-26T21:40:00Z