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:
- Apprentice Appraiser (Trainee)
- Licensed Appraiser
- Certified Residential Appraiser
- 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 Mbition to offer online appraisal courses.
Use the buttons below for the type of real estate appraisal course that you are interested:
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