Real Estate Appraiser Information for the State of Wisconsin

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 Wisconsin, the Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services, Real Estate Appraisers Board is in charge of this oversight.

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

  1. Apprentice 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 a Apprentice Appraiser (Trainee). There is no experience required. However, it is necessary to complete the state required coursework to become a Apprentice Appraiser. 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 Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services, Real Estate Appraisers Board to view Wisconsin specific requirements.

Online Courses for Wisconsin 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:

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

Real Estate Appraiser Jobs in Wisconsin

City Assessor

State of Wisconsin - , WI (11 days ago)
Commercial Appraiser, Residential Appraiser, Property Appraiser I. Gather information/interview building contractors, real estate agents, building supply... Apply Now

Manager of Real Estate Acquisitions

Foxconn - Milwaukee, WI (30+ days ago)
Manager of Real Estate Acquisitions. Strong real estate financial modeling and analysis experience. Minimum of 3-5 years' of relevant experience in a real... Apply Now

Analyst/Appraiser - Valuation & Advisory Services - Milwaukee, WI

JLL - Milwaukee, WI (1 day ago)
Real estate related internship strongly preferred. Bachelor’s Degree in accounting, economics, finance, and/or real estate.... Apply Now

Appraiser

First American - Milwaukee, WI (30+ days ago)
Active Real Estate Appraiser Certification as required by state’s regulatory agency. Presents final evaluations and property value estimates to home buyers,... Apply Now

Appraiser

BGC Partners - Madison, WI (16 days ago)
Appraises real estate for the purposes of dispute resolution, mortgage underwriting, acquisition/disposition, portfolio analysis and estate purposes.... Apply Now

City Assessor

The City of Fitchburg - Fitchburg, WI (19 days ago)
Commercial Appraiser, Residential Appraiser, Property Appraiser I. Gather information/interview building contractors, real estate agents, building supply... Apply Now

Senior Analyst, Valuation and Advisory

BGC Partners - Madison, WI (15 days ago)
Preference is given to MS or MBA in Real Estate. Preferably in real estate or related subjects such as Economics & Finance;... Apply Now

Sr Professional, Appraiser / Assessor Data Content Management

CoreLogic - Milwaukee, WI (18 days ago)
Join the team that powers the global real estate economy - CoreLogic is an innovative, future focused company whose vision is to deliver unique property-level... Apply Now

Residential Real Estate Appraiser

UPA Appraisers - Dane, WI (30+ days ago)
High School education, No experience. Job Type: Full-time Salary: $500.00 to $1,000.00 /month Education: * High school or equivalent (Required... Apply Now

Real Estate Assistant

CORRE - Eau Claire, WI (11 days ago)
Provide assistance to CORRE's real estate staff working with both appraisers and real estate acquisition agents. Real Estate Clerical Work.... Apply Now
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