Real Estate Appraiser Information for the State of Hawaii

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 Hawaii, the Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs, Professional & Vocational Licensing is in charge of this oversight.

There are four classifications of real estate appraiser in the State of Hawaii.  These classifications are:

  1. Trainee Appraiser
  2. State Licensed Appraiser
  3. Certified Residential Appraiser
  4. Certified General Appraiser

Those new to a career in real estate appraisals must begin as a Trainee Appraiser.  There is no experience required.  However, it is necessary to complete the state required coursework to become a 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 Hawaii Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs, Professional & Vocational Licensing to view Hawaii specific requirements.

Online Courses for Hawaii Appraisers

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

Click on the link for the type of real estate appraisal course that you are interested:

Hawaii Qualifying Education (for the new appraiser)
Hawaii Continuing Education (for appraisers who need to satisfy CE requirements)

Real Estate Appraiser Jobs in Hawaii

Senior Appraiser

CBRE - Honolulu, HI (30+ days ago)
Prepares real estate appraisal reports from start to finish on properties, including all Appraiser responsibilities as well as performing detailed appraisal... Apply Now

Jr. Real Estate Transaction Manager

Locations - Honolulu, HI (30+ days ago)
Real estate related experience. Active Hawaii Real Estate License (Required). Active State of Hawaii real estate license.... Apply Now

Trust Real Estate Administrator

First Hawaiian Bank - Honolulu, HI (7 days ago)
Hawaii State Real Estate License preferred. Research skills in real estate required (with regard to market information, applicable laws and real property... Apply Now

Insurance Appraiser

EXL - Honolulu, HI (30+ days ago)
We are interested in those knowledgeable in real estate and/or building materials and construction techniques. Castle High Value Surveys, a division of Overland... Apply Now

Director Sales Operations- Ward Village

The Howard Hughes Corporation - Honolulu, HI (30+ days ago)
Establishes and maintains a training program for all associated real estate licensees; Manages and supervises the brokerage firm and its real estate licensees.... Apply Now

VAS Vice President

CBRE - Honolulu, HI (30+ days ago)
Prepares real estate appraisal reports from start to finish on simple or complex properties, including all Appraiser responsibilities as well as performing... Apply Now

Licensed Real Estate Agent

Keller Williams Realty - Honolulu, HI (23 days ago)
Real estate (Required). Are you an existing real estate agent looking to revitalize your real estate business and take it to the next level?... Apply Now

(Mortgage) Loan Originator NE

PrimeLending - Honolulu, HI (28 days ago)
Stays abreast of trends and developments in the local real estate market and competitive environment, as well as, changes in rules and regulations pertaining to... Apply Now

Loan Originator

Supreme Lending - Honolulu, HI (30+ days ago)
Stays abreast of trends and developments in the local real estate market and competitive environment, as well as, changes in rules and regulations pertaining to... Apply Now

(Mortgage) Loan Originator NE

Hilltop Holdings, Inc. - Honolulu, HI (30+ days ago)
Stays abreast of trends and developments in the local real estate market and competitive environment, as well as, changes in rules and regulations pertaining to... Apply Now
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