FHA – Acceptable Heating Source: Will a plug-in baseboard heater that is permanently attached to the wall satisfy the heating condition for the subject property appraisal?

Answer: The appraiser has to follow the guidelines below when determining the adequacy of the heating system.  If the heater is designed to be used in exactly the manner that it is installed AND it satisfies all of the other criteria listed in the guideline below, then it may be considered acceptable.  Note that if this [...]