Real Estate Appraiser in South Carolina

Real Estate Appraiser Information for the State of South 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 South Carolina, the South Carolina Real Estate Appraisers Board is in charge of this oversight.

There are seven classifications of real estate appraiser in the State of South Carolina.  These classifications are:

    1. Appraiser Apprentice (Trainee)
    2. Licensed Appraiser
    3. Certified Residential Appraiser
    4. Certified General Appraiser
    5. Licensed Mass Appraiser*
    6. Certified Residential Mass Appraiser*
    7. Certified General Mass Appraiser*

*Note: “Mass” appraisers may perform appraisals for ad valorem purposes only, not fee appraisals

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

Online Courses for South 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:

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

Real Estate Appraiser Jobs in South Carolina

Residential Appraisal Review Officer

First Citizens Bank & Trust Company - Columbia, SC (30+ days ago)
Perform single family real estate related projects at the request of management. Maintain appraiser auditing function and monitor responsiveness and quality of... Apply Now

Transaction Coordinator

The Barnhill Team - Columbia, SC (30+ days ago)
Act as liaison between real estate agents, clients, attorneys, escrow companies, and mortgage brokers during the process of a real estate sale and effectively... Apply Now

Real Estate Appraiser Trainee

Appraisals 1st - Charleston, SC (4 days ago)
Appraisals 1st is looking for a real estate appraiser trainee to cover the greater Charleston area. This is a great opportunity to work towards becoming a... Apply Now

Certified or Licensed Residential Appraisers

The Kirton Group, LLC - Simpsonville, SC (30+ days ago)
Real Estate Appraisal:. Certified Residential Appraiser, Licensed Residential Appraiser. Preference will be given to Certified Appraisers.... Apply Now


County of Orangeburg - Orangeburg, SC (10 days ago)
Appraises and classifies all real property in Orangeburg County for tax purposes and performs various tasks related to the valuation and assessment of... Apply Now

Commercial Appraiser

Beaufort County Government - Beaufort, SC (30+ days ago)
A valid SC Certified General or Mass Real Estate Appraiser (Required). Real Estate, Business Administration or related field:.... Apply Now

Real Estate Property Inspector

County of Orangeburg - Orangeburg, SC (14 days ago)
Visits, inspects and collects data for real property and mobiles as assigned by the appraiser they are assisting.... Apply Now

Wealth Personal Trust Specialist

BB&T - Charleston, SC (30+ days ago)
Trust, estate, agency) accounts. Seven years experience in administering trusts, estates and investment accounts.... Apply Now

Loss Mitigation Specialist I

Shellpoint Mortgage Servicing - Greenville, SC (30+ days ago)
Arranges for contractual services relating to property inspections, appraisers, real estate agents, etc., who may be involved in the inspection or evaluation of... Apply Now

Loan Originator

Supreme Lending - , SC (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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