Real Estate Appraiser resources for Michigan

Real Estate Appraiser Information for the State of Michigan

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 Michigan, the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) is in charge of this oversight.

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

  1. Limited 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 Limited Appraiser (Trainee).  There is no experience required.  However, it is necessary to complete the state required coursework to become a Limited 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 Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs to view Michigan specific requirements.

Online Courses for Michigan 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 Michigan

Appraiser

BGC Partners - Farmington Hills, MI (19 days ago)
Under minimal supervision, appraises real estate properties for the purposes of dispute resolution, mortgage underwriting, acquisition/disposition, portfolio… Apply Now

Property Appraiser I

City of Ann Arbor - Ann Arbor, MI (30+ days ago)
Explaining assessments, procedures, and tax laws to taxpayers and real estate professionals. Experience in real or personal property appraisal: Apply Now

Appraiser

First American - Detroit, MI (8 days ago)
Presents final evaluations and property value estimates to home buyers, sellers, investors, creditors, leasing and real estate agents. Apply Now

Field Staff Appraiser - Clario Appraisal Network

Clear Capital - Detroit, MI (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

Vendor Relations Specialist

CLASS VALUATION - Troy, MI (6 days ago)
Ultimately, the Vendor Relations Specialist is responsible for maintaining a database of qualified real estate appraisers. Apply Now

Analyst - Valuation and Advisory

BGC Partners - Farmington Hills, MI (19 days ago)
Newmark Knight Frank (NKF) is one of the world's leading commercial real estate advisory firms. Bachelor’s Degree (preferably in related subjects such as… Apply Now

Analyst I, Valuation/Advisory

JLL - Royal Oak, MI (20 days ago)
Real estate related internship strongly preferred. Bachelor’s Degree in accounting, economics, finance, and/or real estate preferred. Apply Now

Integration Specialist

CLASS VALUATION - Troy, MI (6 days ago)
Founded in 2009, Class Valuation is a top nationwide real estate collateral valuation and appraisal management company to the residential mortgage industry. Apply Now

Commercial Real Estate Appraiser

Integra Realty Resources - Detroit, MI (4 months ago)
Seeking mid-to-senior level candidate with minimum of 3-5 years of appraisal experience. Position includes competitive compensation with full benefits program… Apply Now

NACA In-House Real Estate Agent

NEIGHBORHOOD ASSISTANCE CORP. OF AMERICA - Detroit, MI (9 months ago)
NACA IN-HOUSE REAL ESTATE AGENT. NACA IN-HOUSE REAL ESTATE AGENT. Real estate courses – Highly Preferred. Remains knowledgeable about real estate markets and… Apply Now
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