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

Staff Field Appraiser II

Mr. Cooper - , WI (6 months 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

Independent Fee Appraiser

Solidifi US Inc - Madison, WI (30+ days ago)
Collect and analyze relevant data to identify real estate market trends. Currently active State Certified Residential or State Certified General Real Estate… Apply Now

Field Researcher - Milwaukee

CoStar Group - Kenosha, WI (30+ days ago)
CSGP) is the premier information, marketing and analytic solution for tens of thousands of commercial real estate brokers, owners, developers, investors,… Apply Now

Residential Real Estate Acquisitions Analyst

VineBrook Homes - Milwaukee, WI (21 days ago)
Real Estate Buyer's Agent, Real Estate Investment Agent, Real Estate Acquisitions, Acquisitions Analyst, New Home Sales, Brokerage Analyst, Residential… Apply Now

NACA In-House Real Estate Agent

NEIGHBORHOOD ASSISTANCE CORP. OF AMERICA - Milwaukee, WI (10 months ago)
NACA IN-HOUSE REAL ESTATE AGENT. NACA IN-HOUSE REAL ESTATE AGENT. Real estate courses – Highly Preferred. Remains knowledgeable about real estate markets and… Apply Now

Insurance Appraiser

EXL - Green Bay, WI (30+ days ago)
We are interested in those knowledgeable in real estate and/or building materials and construction techniques. Tools or Items You Must Provide: Apply Now

Assessment Appeals Director

City of Milwaukee - Milwaukee, WI (16 days ago)
Bachelor’s degree in real estate, architecture, economics, finance, business administration, or a closely-related field from an accredited college or university… Apply Now

Property Appraiser I

City of Janesville - Janesville, WI (4 days ago)
Knowledge of real estate valuation. Ability to understand Real Estate Ad Valorem Valuation. Minimum of two (2) years of real estate experience is required. Apply Now

(Mortgage) Loan Originator NE

PrimeLending - Appleton, WI (11 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

Insurance Appraiser

EXL Service - Green Bay, WI (30+ days ago)
We are interested in those knowledgeable in real estate and/or building materials and construction techniques. Tools or Items You Must Provide: Apply Now
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