Real Estate Appraiser resources for New York

Real Estate Appraiser Information for the State of New York

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 New York, the NYS Department of State Division of Licensing Services is in charge of this oversight.

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

  1. State Licensed Real Estate Appraiser Assistant (Trainee)
  2. State Licensed Real Estate Appraiser
  3. State Certified Residential Real Estate Appraiser
  4. State Certified General Real Estate Appraiser

Those new to a career in real estate appraisals must begin as a State Licensed Real Estate Appraiser Assistant (Trainee).  There is no experience required.  However, it is necessary to complete the state required coursework to become a State Licensed Real Estate Appraiser Assistant.  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 NYS Department of State Division of Licensing Services to view New York specific requirements.

Online Courses for New York 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 New York


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

Analyst-Debt & Equity Advisory Group

Mission Capital Advisors - New York, NY (5 months ago)
This candidate will possess sophisticated data analysis skills, gain immediate and excellent experience in Real Estate Financing and will gain direct exposure… Apply Now

Real Estate Appraisal Assistant

Kech Development - New York, NY (14 days ago)
We are seeking individuals who are interested in real estate services which include and not limited to, appraisals, home inspections, real estate investment and… Apply Now

Associate Appraiser

Cushman & Wakefield - New York, NY (22 days ago)
A focus in business, finance, real estate or economics preferred. Inspect property and interview market participants along with a Senior Appraiser. Apply Now

Real Estate Appraiser, Buyout & Acquisition - Part Time

Governor's Office of Storm Recovery - New York, NY (21 days ago)
The Real Estate Appraiser will work closely with program senior level and State staff regarding single-family and two-family home appraisal review reports. Apply Now

Real Estate Appraiser

Clarendon Valuation Advisors - New York, NY (6 months ago)
Bachelor's degree in Real Estate, Finance or Economics, preferred. Maintain market knowledge of real estate values, economic trends, and property developments. Apply Now

Appraisal Reviewer (Commercial Real Estate) - Associate/VP

Morgan Stanley - New York, NY (1 day ago)
8-10+ years of commercial real estate appraisal experience for all. Knowledge of Commercial Real Estate Lending products and securitization- Extensive knowledge… Apply Now

Associate – Appraisal Management Coordinator (Commercial Real Estate)

Morgan Stanley - New York, NY (1 day ago)
Commercial Real Estate (CRE) CRM. Experience and knowledge of Commercial Real Estate Lending. Appraisal reports are for use in the underwriting of commercial… Apply Now

Real Estate Analyst

Greiner-Maltz Real Estate - Long Island City, NY (8 months ago)
Must have pertinent real estate experience and MUST live in the NY area. Each assignment will be overseen by a Licensed General NYS review appraiser. Apply Now

Certified Residential Real Estate Appraiser

Rothstein Appraisers - Queens, NY (30+ days ago)
DO NOT APPLY UNLESS YOU ARE A LICENSED REAL ESTATE APPRAISER!!!*. Independent Contracted Appraisers who are interested in working for a split fee. Apply Now
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