To check a report for UAD compliance, you can run Review on the file. Click Review on the toolbar, select UAD Validation from the drop-down list, and click Run. A summary of your review results will display. Click Show Results to review the specific notification messages.
Click on Errors or Compliance to view the resulting messages in each category. Double-click on a message to jump to the referenced field. Errors and Compliance items must be corrected in order for the file to receive a Pass rating.
UAD Validation Review checks for field-specific standardization requirements as detailed in Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Uniform Appraisal Dataset Specification Appendix D, and GSE Appraisal Forms Mapping Appendix B. Severity level – Compliance versus Instructional – closely follows the Appendices.
TIP: To check the file for general business requirements in addition to UAD compliance, run Review and select PAR Logic from the rule set drop-down list.
TIP: When entering data in fields that require specific UAD formatting, use the UAD dialogue box for UAD Guidance and to complete data entry.