Real Estate Appraiser resources for Texas

Real Estate Appraiser Information for the State of Texas

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 Texas, the Texas Appraiser Licensing & Certification Board (TALCB) is in charge of this oversight.

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

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

Those new to a career in real estate appraisals must begin as an Appraiser Trainee.  There is no experience required.  However, it is necessary to complete the state required coursework to become an Appraiser 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 Texas Appraiser Licensing & Certification Board to view Texas specific requirements.

Online Courses for Texas 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 Texas

Certified Residential Appraiser

Bank of America - Plano, TX (25 days ago)
Current state real estate appraiser certification. The responsibilities of Certified Residential Appraiser include:.... Apply Now

Staff Field Appraiser II

Mr. Cooper - Houston, TX (30+ days ago)
In working to bridge the offline and online worlds of real estate, we’ve opened new possibilities for home buyers/sellers and more business for real estate... Apply Now

Appraiser

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

Appraiser

Heritage Land Bank - Tyler, TX (30+ days ago)
State of Texas General Real Estate Appraiser Certification required. Specialized knowledge of real estate instruments and records.... Apply Now

Appraiser

Capital Farm Credit - San Angelo, TX (10 days ago)
State of Texas General Real Estate Appraiser Certification required. Specialized knowledge of real estate instruments and records.... Apply Now

New Home Sales Consultant

Ravenna Homes - Cypress, TX (24 days ago)
Open and close real estate transaction files. Coordinate and communicate with all parties for each sale and closing - appraisers, lenders, inspectors,... Apply Now

Associate - Multifamily Acquisitions

Westmount Realty Group, LLC. - Dallas, TX (30+ days ago)
Dallas-based, privately held commercial real estate development and investment management company with exceptional performance specializing in value-add and... Apply Now

Appraiser I - Commercial, Residential, Business Industrial Divisions

OFFICE OF THE CHIEF APPRAISER - Houston, TX (30+ days ago)
Major in Real Estate, Accounting or Finance preferred. Appraiser I - Multiple Openings. A residential or general appraiser license currently active with the... Apply Now

Residential Analyst

Altisource - Plano, TX (30+ days ago)
It serves as an intermediary that uses a nationwide panel of appraisers and real estate professionals to expedite real estate appraisal and valuation products.... Apply Now

Credit Analyst I

American Momentum Bank - West, TX (30+ days ago)
Understanding of commercial real estate project analysis, real estate appraisal reviews and property environmental evaluation reviews.... Apply Now
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Tools of the Trade

View resources to help any real estate appraiser or aspiring appraiser. These resources include:

1. Online Education – Qualifying, Continuing (CE), and Test Prep

2. Appraisal Business Software

3. General Business Software

4. Appraisal Tools