Real Estate Appraiser in North Carolina

Real Estate Appraiser Information for the State of North Carolina

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 North Carolina, the North Carolina Appraisal Board is in charge of this oversight.

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

  1. Registered Trainee
  2. Licensed Residential
  3. Certified Residential
  4. Certified General

Those new to a career in real estate appraisals must begin as a Registered Trainee.  There is no experience required.  However, it is necessary to complete the state required coursework to become a Registered Trainee.  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 North Carolina Appraisal Board to view North Carolina specific requirements.

Online Courses for North Carolina 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:

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

Real Estate Appraiser Jobs in North Carolina

Real Property Coordinator -- Reposted

North Carolina A&T - , NC (11 days ago)
Prepare documents for acquisition /disposition of real estate. Maintain record keeping and reporting of all University real estate.... Apply Now

Appraiser Trainee

First American - Charlotte, NC (30+ days ago)
Presents final evaluations and property value estimates to home buyers, sellers, investors, creditors, leasing and real estate agents.... Apply Now


First American - Chapel Hill, NC (30+ days ago)
Presents final evaluations and property value estimates to home buyers, sellers, investors, creditors, leasing and real estate agents.... Apply Now

Appraiser I (10011078)

Guilford County Government - Greensboro, NC (12 days ago)
Experience in Real Estate or Real Estate Appraisal with proficiency in Excel based programs. OR, High School Diploma or GED and three years of experience in a... Apply Now

Director of Development

Raleigh Housing Authority - Raleigh, NC (2 days ago)
Real Estate broker-in-charge is desirable. Coordinates activities of fee appraisers, consultants, and legal counsel in the acquisition of property for all new... Apply Now

Real Estate Valuation Specialist - Greensboro, Charlotte, Raleigh, NC

F.N.B. Corp. - Wilmington, NC (30+ days ago)
Orders external appraisals from real estate appraisers. Real Estate Valuation Specialist 2. Manager of Real Estate Valuation.... Apply Now

Appraiser I

Davidson County Government - , NC (4 days ago)
Graduation from high school and some experience in real estate appraisal or related area; Work generally requires the employee to appraise real properties,... Apply Now

Research Photographer - Raleigh/ Durham, NC

CoStar Group - Raleigh, NC (30+ days ago)
CSGP) is the premier information, marketing and analytic solution for tens of thousands of commercial real estate brokers, owners, developers, investors,... Apply Now

Senior Closing Specialist

Local Government Federal Credit Union - Raleigh, NC (30+ days ago)
Minimum 4 to 6 years’ experience in Commercial loan operations and servicing of small business, commercial real estate and/or construction loans.... Apply Now

Property Appraiser II

Buncombe County Government - Asheville, NC (13 days ago)
May assist the Chief Real Estate Appraiser with training and/or supervise data collectors or Real Estate Appraiser I positions.... Apply Now
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