Real Estate Appraiser resources for Georgia

Real Estate Appraiser Information for the State of Georgia

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 Georgia, The Georgia Real Estate Commission & Appraisers Board (GREC) is in charge of this oversight.

There are five classifications of real estate appraiser in the State of Georgia.  These classifications are:

  1. State Trainee Appraiser
  2. State Registered Appraiser (similar to State Trainee Appraiser, except when purpose of the appraisal is for use in a federally related financial transaction)
  3. State Licensed Appraiser
  4. State Certified Residential Appraiser
  5. State Certified General Appraiser

Those new to a career in real estate appraisals must begin as a State Trainee Appraiser.  There is no experience required.  However, it is necessary to complete the state required coursework to become a State 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 The Georgia Real Estate Commission & Appraisers Board (GREC) to view Georgia specific requirements.

Online Courses for Georgia 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 Georgia

Entry-Level Investment Real Estate Agent

Skystone Acquisitions - Atlanta, GA (2 days ago)
Proven working experience as a real estate agent or real estate salesperson. Real estate agent’s or broker’s licence. Manage property auctions or exchanges. Apply Now

Real Estate Valuation Analyst

Altus Group - Atlanta, GA (5 days ago)
University or college degree in Real Estate, Finance, or related field with a minimum 3.2 GPA. Altus Group is currently looking for a new Real Estate Valuation… Apply Now

Staff Appraiser

SingleSource Property Solutions, LLC - Atlanta, GA (28 days ago)
Licensed real estate agents and brokers, certified. Must be a current state certified appraiser with. A rewarding full-time residential appraiser opportunity… Apply Now

Mortgage Loan Processor - Wholesale

Residential Funding Consultants - Marietta, GA (17 hours ago)
Ensure regular communications with borrower, title companies, and real estate agents in order to acquire supplementary documentation as required. Apply Now

VP - Development Operations

American Homes 4 Rent - Atlanta, GA (19 hours ago)
Licensed Real Estate appraiser a plus. State Real Estate License preferred. Advanced knowledge of MLS and other real estate tools required. Apply Now

Senior Right of Way Agent (Georgia Real Estate License)

Doyle Land Services, Inc. - Atlanta, GA (26 days ago)
Active Georgia Real Estate License.*. An Active Georgia Real Estate License is required for this position.*. Coordinate with outside attorneys and appraisers on… Apply Now

Licensed Real estate Buyer's Agent

Katie Arlt & Associates Real Estate - Snellville, GA (8 days ago)
Proven working experience as a real estate agent or real estate salesperson. Georgia Real estate agent’s or broker’s licence. Proven track record of resilience. Apply Now

Part-time Appraiser Aide

Fayette County Administration - Fayetteville, GA (30+ days ago)
Contacts are typically with members of the general public, other county employees, real estate agents, bank. Takes and uploads real property pictures; Apply Now

Acquisition and Sales Agent

Open House Atlanta Realty and Investments LLC - Atlanta, GA (8 days ago)
Maintain your real estate license*. Real estate Agent’s or Broker’s license*. Remain knowledgeable about real estate markets and best practices*. Apply Now

Loan Officer Assistant

Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation - Atlanta, GA (30 days ago)
 Updates customers, real estate agents, and titles companies on the loan’s progress.  Solid knowledge and understanding of state and federal real estate… Apply Now
jobs by Indeed job search

Real Estate Appraisal Career Information from the Appraiser Sidekick Blog

Click here to visit our complete blog

Methods for Logging Appraiser Hours

All real estate appraisers need experience hours in order to upgrade their license.  This is a requirement per the Appraisal Qualification Board (AQB) and by individual states.In order to show that an appraiser has obtained the necessary experience hours, their hours...

read more

How do I find a supervisor to train me?

"How do I find a supervisor to train me?"  This is the most common question that prospective appraisers ask us.  Although the question is asked in different ways, the idea is always the same: if you are interested in a career in real estate appraising or have even...

read more

7 Great Reasons to Become a Real Estate Appraiser

Are you considering becoming a real estate appraiser, but not sure if it's right career for you?  Appraising can be an interesting and rewarding career.  The career outlook for real estate appraisers is excellent. Real estate appraising isn't for...

read more

Job Outlook for Real Estate Appraisers

The job outlook for real estate appraisers is very good.  Although the demand for real estate appraisers varies from state to state, and is cyclical in line with the housing market, there is a growing need for appraisers due to more housing, more commercial...

read more

Tools of the Trade

View resources to help any real estate appraiser or aspiring appraiser. These resources include:

1. Online Education – Qualifying, Continuing (CE), and Test Prep

2. Appraisal Business Software

3. General Business Software

4. Appraisal Tools




Get Your New Website!