How To Become a Real Estate Appraiser
According to the Appraisal Institute, every year, for the past eight years, the number of active real estate appraisers has declined. They estimate the number of appraisal professionals is currently shrinking at three percent a year and warns that sharper declines may be on the horizon as appraisers begin retiring en masse.
That’s why, when I had a realtor visit my Mesa office and ask what he would need to become an appraiser, I thought I would share my answer.
Step 1: Become a Trainee Appraiser (Apprentice)
Currently the requirements to become a residential trainee appraiser in AZ are:
Step 2: Become a Certified Residential Appraiser
The above requirements are for Trainee status only. To become a certified residential appraiser the additional requirements include:
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