Real Estate Appraiser resources for Alaska

Real Estate Appraiser Information for the State of Alaska

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 Alaska, the Alaska Board of Certified Real Estate Appraisers is in charge of this oversight.

There are three categories of real estate appraiser in the State of Alaska.  These categories are:

  1. Registered Trainee
  2. Certified Residential Appraiser
  3. Certified General Appraiser

Alaska also offers a 180 day Courtesy License for a non-resident who is a certified or credentialed real estate appraiser in another state.

For those considering a career in real estate appraisals, per the Alaska Board of Certified Real Estate Appraisers:

“It is not required to become registered as a Trainee, however, it is recommended that the trainee register with a supervisory appraiser and follow the criteria under that relationship. This is particularly helpful for the trainee to receive full experience credit when applying for certification.”

Please see the links below for additional resources:

Visit our page that provides an overview of appraisal classifications and requirements.

Visit the website for Alaska Board of Certified Real Estate Appraisers to view Alaska specific requirements.

Online Courses for Alaska 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.

CWS offers continuing education courses:

Continuing Education 

Real Estate Appraiser Jobs in Alaska

Right-of-Way Agent I/II

Workplace Alaska - Juneau, AK (30+ days ago)
Experience working with engineers, surveyors, geologists, construction contractors, real estate brokers, real property appraisers, government entities, or other… Apply Now

Appraisal Manager

Kenai Peninsula Borough - Soldotna, AK (8 days ago)
Must have knowledge of, real estate sales financing programs, building construction components, appraisal techniques, and valuation of complex residential… Apply Now

Real Estate Systems Technician I

Alaska USA Federal Credit Union - Anchorage, AK (30+ days ago)
Senior Real Estate Systems Technician, category 10, requires one year tenure in the Real Estate Systems Technician II position with performance that meets or… Apply Now

Insurance Appraiser

EXL - Anchorage, AK (8 months 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

Loan Originator

Supreme Lending - , AK (14 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 - Wasilla, AK (10 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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