Real Estate Appraiser resources for Wisconsin

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.

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 Wisconsin

Appraiser

First American - Milwaukee, WI (5 months 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

Associate Director, Real Estate Development

Heartland Alliance - Milwaukee, WI (30+ days ago)
The Associate Director of Real Estate Development is responsible for managing the development of multiple affordable housing developments from the earliest... Apply Now

NACA In-House Real Estate Agent

NEIGHBORHOOD ASSISTANCE CORP. OF AMERICA - Milwaukee, WI (30+ days ago)
Real Estate Department:. NACA IN-HOUSE REAL ESTATE AGENT. Real estate courses – Highly Preferred. Comprehensive knowledge of mortgage lending and real estate.... Apply Now

Assessment Aide

Kenosha - Kenosha, WI (6 days ago)
Real estate or assessment office experience is preferred. Verifies property descriptions on real estate transfer returns by checking records of the Register of... Apply Now

Assessment Aide

City of Kenosha - Kenosha, WI (6 days ago)
Real estate or assessment office experience is preferred. Verifies property descriptions on real estate transfer returns by checking records of the Register of... Apply Now

Commercial Lending Appraiser

Advia Credit Union - Waukesha, WI (4 months ago)
General knowledge and familiarity with real estate loan documentation. This position assists in leading a team of real estate specialists responsible for... Apply Now

Loan Originator

Supreme Lending - , WI (5 months 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

(Mortgage) Loan Originator NE

PrimeLending - Appleton, WI (5 months 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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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