Real Estate Appraiser resources for Kentucky

Real Estate Appraiser Information for the Commonwealth of Kentucky

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 Kentucky, the Kentucky Real Estate Appraisers Board (KREAB) is in charge of this oversight.

There are four classifications of real estate appraiser in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.  These classifications are:

  1. Associate Appraiser (Trainee)
  2. Licensed Real Property Appraiser
  3. Certified Residential Appraiser
  4. Certified General Appraiser

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

Online Courses for Kentucky 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 Kentucky

Field Staff Appraiser - Clario Appraisal Network

Clear Capital - , KY (30+ days ago)
Complete real estate appraisals within a defined territory from non-complex to highly complex assignments. FHA Approved appraiser in good standing. Apply Now

Commercial Real Estate Analyst

Integra Realty Resources - Louisville, KY (5 months ago)
Real estate, urban planning, and/or financing education preferred. Real estate and some advanced Appraisal Institute course work preferred and general appraiser… Apply Now

Office Manager/Administrative Assistant

Bluegrass Valuation Group - Lexington, KY (16 days ago)
Prior Quickbooks experience and Real Estate knowledge required. Bluegrass Valuation Group is a commercial real estate appraisal firm located in Lexington, KY,… Apply Now

Business Valuation Director

VonLehman CPA & Advisory Firm - Fort Wright, KY (11 months ago)
Estate, gift and trust planning. You won't be pigeonholed into one industry or service segment as we advise clients across a wide array of industries, including… Apply Now

Loan Originator

Supreme Lending - , KY (17 months 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

PrimeLending - Bowling Green, KY (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

Real Estate Agent - New or Existing

Semonin Realtors - Saint Matthews, KY (3 days ago)
Real Estate Agent Job Description. Real Estate Agent Job Responsibilities. But, the workhorses of the typical real estate transaction are the people that… Apply Now
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