What’s a Typical Day Like as a Real Estate Appraiser?

A typical Day as a Residential Real Estate Appraiser Many people interested in becoming a real estate appraiser wonder about a typical day of work is like. So I decided to write out my typical schedule. Your day as an appraiser will vary whether you own you own business (you will have more administrative tasks […]

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Six Steps to Passing the Real Estate Appraiser License Exam the First Time

A few months ago, one of the trainee appraisers in our office was preparing to study for the state licensing exam. He sent an email to the other appraisers asking for advice. I passed both the state license and state certification exams the first time, so I figured my study strategy was sharing. I created […]

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How to Become a Real Estate Appraiser

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 Real Estate Appraiser Trainee The appraiser trainee license is the very first level of licensing (the license title varies state to state). Althought the AQB doesn’t require a trainee license level, most all states require this in order for you to obtain the  supervised experience hours necessary for your desired level of licensing or certification. […]

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LearnAppraising.com Review

As you obtain your experience hours necessary for your level of licensing you will soon begin thinking about taking your license exam. You want to pass the first time, so how will you prepare? You should develop a good study plan with good study materials. Whether you are testing for the license, certified residential or […]

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12 Things You Will Need as an Appraiser


Other than your state license are certification, here are 12 things you should have to help you do your job as a real estate appraiser. If you do purchase some of the resources below through the links provided, I do receive a small commission on some of them at no additional cost to you. 1) […]

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5 Things You Should Know Before Becoming a Real Estate Appraiser

Real estate appraising can be a rewarding profession. If you are a field appraiser like many appraisers, you have the opportunity to own your own business, even from a home office. Your income is fee based, so getting paid is never dependent on the successful closing of a loan. Your work is split between the […]

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