What is DataMaster appraisal software?
DataMaster was designed to increase real estate appraiser efficiency by eliminating most of your the time it takes to type and transfer data. It is not a search engine and does not replace your MLS, it works in cooperation with participating MLS systems. After you have selected your comparables you enter them into DataMaster. DataMaster downloads the MLS and Public Records information directly into your appraisal report. DataMaster pulls information directly from the MLS and Public Records.
Is DataMaster a search engine?
No. You cannot search for comparables using DataMaster.
Do I have to belong to an MLS?
Yes. DataMaster works with the participating MLS systems and requires you to have a valid username and password for the participating MLS system.
What cities do you cover?
DataMaster covers the areas supported by participating MLS providers. Click here to see our current list of participating providers.
What forms does DataMaster work with?
All UAD Forms, 1004 URAR, 1004C Manufactured, 1025, 1073, 1075, 2000 Field Review, 2055, AI Form, ERC 2003, ERC 2010, BPO, GPAR, 1073, GPAR Condo & 2055.
*Some forms apply to various Appraisal Software Vendors.
What is an exceptions report?
An “Exceptions Report” is generated at the end of the export process. It is a list of discrepancies that were found between the MLS and Public Records data and which source were used in the report.
What data source does DataMaster’s public records information come from?
DataMaster uses the public records source that is available through the participating MLS system.
What appraisal software does DataMaster work with?
DataMaster integrates with:
Can DataMaster be shared through a server?
No. DataMaster is licensed to each individual computer. DataMaster does not work if it is installed onto a network drive. DataMaster can be shared through a server only if it is a remote desktop server. In that case, every remote desktop account using DataMaster will need a separate license.
What if it can’t communicate with the DataMaster server?
This is an error on our end not a username/password issue. If this occurs, wait 1 minute and try again. If it still doesn’t work contact Customer Service at 888.362.9222 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
What if my computer crashes and I need to reinstall?
When I try to register I get a message that I cannot communicate with the DataMaster server.
Verify that you input the correct MLS user name and password.
How do I reenable an expired account?
Your trial period has expired; to set up billing, you can log in to your account at www.datamasterusa.com, contact Customer Service at 888.362.9222 or e-mail email@example.com.
How do I add additional licenses?
To add licenses, please contact Customer Service at 888.362.9222 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Am I locked into a long-term contract?
No, you have a month-to-month contract with no obligation.
Will I be automatically charged after my 14-day trial?
No, we do not automatically charge you after the end of your trial. We will contact you to set up your billing account.
How do I log into my DataMaster account?
Visit our website www.datamasterusa.com and click on login. Your username will be the email address used when signing up for our service. If you’re not sure of your password, a reminder can be sent to your email.
Is DataMaster UAD compliant?
Yes, DataMaster supports all UAD forms.
Why isn’t my DataMaster data UAD compliant?
Make sure your profile is set to UAD and also that you selected a UAD form. (To verify these settings, look under report settings in DataMaster.)
Why is the profile field grayed out or unavailable?
Once you’ve selected your profile and form under report settings and started bringing in data, the option to change profiles is no longer available. To change your profile, you must first click on clear property data. Then you will be able to make changes to your profile.
Can DataMaster run simultaneously on two computers?
No, DataMaster is a single user license.