Real Estate Appraiser Information for the State of Utah

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 Utah, the Utah Department of Commerce, Division of Real Estate is in charge of this oversight.

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

  1. Appraiser Trainee
  2. Licensed 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 Utah Department of Commerce, Division of Real Estate to view Utah specific requirements.

Online Courses for Utah 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:

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

Real Estate Appraiser Jobs in Utah

Real Estate Appraiser

Inter-Financial, Inc. - Millcreek, UT (10 days ago)
Seeking a real estate appraiser for a career opportunity with the completed educational requirements and with efficient computer knowledge.... Apply Now

Sr. Appraiser

Cushman & Wakefield - Park City, UT (30+ days ago)
8 years of experience appraising commercial real estate. Bachelor’s degree required in business, finance, real estate or economics.... Apply Now

Transaction Coordinator

Bustos Real Estate - Midvale, UT (8 days ago)
Real estate license preferred. Manages and monitors Real Estate transactions from A-Z. Producing reviews, results and referrals while dominating the real estate... Apply Now

Special Assets Relationship Manager

Transportation Alliance Bank - Ogden, UT (3 days ago)
Determine action plans, and lead foreclosure activities related to delinquent loans (both real estate and non-real estate secured) to maximize the amount of... Apply Now

Loan Originator

Supreme Lending - , UT (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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