Real Estate Appraiser resources for Florida

Real Estate Appraiser Information for the State of Florida

Real estate appraisers are required to be licensed, per Title XI of the Financial Institutions Reform, Recovery, and Enforcement Act (FIRREA) of 1989.    This act required that each of the states establish an agency for the licensure, certification, and regulation of appraisers.

In Florida, the Florida Real Estate Appraisal Board (FREAB) is in charge of this oversight.

There are three classifications of real estate appraiser in the State of Florida.  These classifications are:

  1. Registered Trainee Appraiser
  2. Certified Residential Appraiser
  3. Certified General Appraiser

Those new to a career in real estate appraisals must begin as a Registered Trainee Appraiser.  There is no experience required.  However, it is necessary to complete the state required coursework to become aRegistered Trainee Appraiser.  The trainee must then work under a supervisor for a specified number of hours in order to be eligible to become a licensed or certified appraiser.

Please see the links below for additional resources:

Visit our page that provides an overview of appraisal classifications and requirements.

Visit the website for Florida Real Estate Appraisal Board (FREAB) to view Florida specific requirements.

Online Courses for Florida Appraisers

Appraiser Sidekick is partnering with Career WebSchool to offer online appraisal courses.

Qualifying Education is for new and upgrade licenses and Continuing Education is for appraisers to maintain current licensing.

Use the buttons below for the type of real estate appraisal course that you are interested:


Qualifying EducationContinuing Education

Real Estate Appraiser Jobs in Florida

Residential Staff Appraiser

SingleSource Property Solutions, LLC - Palm Beach, FL (30+ days ago)
Licensed real estate agents and brokers, certified appraisers, title agents and licensed notaries who are eager to provide our boutique style services to our... Apply Now

Appraiser

First American - Naples, FL (30+ days ago)
Presents final evaluations and property value estimates to home buyers, sellers, investors, creditors, leasing and real estate agents.... Apply Now

Real State Appraiser

SOUTH FLORIDA APPRAISERS, INC - Miami, FL (4 days ago)
Trainee or Certified Real Estate Appraiser (Preferred). Busy real estate appraisal office located in Kendall looking for certified and trainee appraisers to... Apply Now

Managing Director

Colliers International - , FL (30+ days ago)
Strategic understanding of the real estate appraisal, consulting and realty tax services business. You are a seasoned real estate appraiser, with a track record... Apply Now

Real Estate Manager

City of Jacksonville, FL - Jacksonville, FL (6 days ago)
Experience may include work as a title agent, appraiser, real estate agent, broker, or comparable position.... Apply Now

COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE APPRAISER ANALYST I

Orange County Property - Orlando, FL (30+ days ago)
COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE APPRAISER ANALYST I. Real Estate Commercial. Commercial Real Estate Assessment. Geographical competency of the real estate market in the... Apply Now

Commercial Real Estate Appraiser (West Palm)

GlassRatner - West Palm Beach, FL (20 days ago)
Testify as a real estate valuation expert, if required; Position requires 3 or more years of experience in conducting commercial real estate appraisals.... Apply Now

Senior Land Agent - St. Petersburg, FL

Duke Energy - Saint Petersburg, FL (7 days ago)
Stays abreast of current real estate market conditions via interfaces with various local, regional, and national real estate professionals, e.g., appraisers,... Apply Now

Staff Appraiser - Commercial

Valley National Bank - Clearwater, FL (30+ days ago)
State Certified General Real Estate Appraiser License and valid driver's license. Make specific recommendations for the addition of Commercial and Special-Use... Apply Now

NACA In-House Real Estate Agent

NEIGHBORHOOD ASSISTANCE CORP. OF AMERICA - Orlando, FL (30+ days ago)
Real Estate Department:. NACA IN-HOUSE REAL ESTATE AGENT. Real estate courses – Highly Preferred. Comprehensive knowledge of mortgage lending and real estate.... Apply Now
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