Real Estate Appraiser resources for South Carolina

Real Estate Appraiser Information for the State of South Carolina

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 South Carolina, the South Carolina Real Estate Appraisers Board is in charge of this oversight.

There are seven classifications of real estate appraiser in the State of South Carolina.  These classifications are:

    1. Appraiser Apprentice (Trainee)
    2. Licensed Appraiser
    3. Certified Residential Appraiser
    4. Certified General Appraiser
    5. Licensed Mass Appraiser*
    6. Certified Residential Mass Appraiser*
    7. Certified General Mass Appraiser*

*Note: “Mass” appraisers may perform appraisals for ad valorem purposes only, not fee appraisals

Those new to a career in real estate appraisals must begin as a Appraiser Apprentice (Trainee).  There is no experience required.  However, it is necessary to complete the state required coursework to become a Appraiser Apprentice.  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 South Carolina Real Estate Appraisers Board to view South Carolina specific requirements.

Online Courses for South Carolina 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 South Carolina

Residential Real Estate Appraiser

Precision Appraisals, LLC - Blythewood, SC (30+ days ago)
If you want to be a part of a growing and exciting real estate appraisal business, please contact us for an interview. We want to keep your pipeline full! Apply Now

Senior Appraiser

Anderson County - Anderson, SC (19 days ago)
Must possess a South Carolina real estate appraiser’s license. Appraises real property and mobile homes to determine fair market value and assess taxes in… Apply Now

Senior Commercial Real Estate Appraiser/Analyst

Integra Realty Resources - Charleston - Charleston, SC (4 days ago)
The Charleston office of Integra Realty Resources is currently seeking a Senior Analysts / State-Certified General Real Estate Appraisers. Apply Now

GSP Airport - Business Development Specialist

Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport - Greer, SC (8 days ago)
Conducts market research on aviation and real estate trends and performs financial and cost benefit analyses. Greenville–Spartanburg International Airport (GSP)… Apply Now

Senior Commercial Real Estate Appraiser/Analyst

Integra Realty Resources - Charleston, SC (4 days ago)
The Charleston office of Integra Realty Resources is currently seeking a Senior Analysts / State-Certified General Real Estate Appraisers. Apply Now

Certified Residential Appraiser, Licensed Appraiser

For What It's Worth Appraisals - Myrtle Beach, SC (30+ days ago)
Growing real estate appraisal firm, seeking a South Carolina Certified Residential Appraiser or Licensed Appraiser. Are you in Myrtle Beach, SC? Apply Now

Insurance Appraiser

EXL - Georgetown, SC (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

Licensed Real Estate Agent/Realtor

Southwind Realty, LLC - Mount Pleasant, SC (5 days ago)
SC Real Estate License (Required). Real estate agent’s or broker’s licence. Remain knowledgeable about real estate markets and best practices. Apply Now

Appraiser Assistant

For What It's Worth Appraisals - Myrtle Beach, SC (30+ days ago)
Growing real estate appraisal firm, seeking a South Carolina appraiser’s assistant. We are appraiser owned and operated, with staff appraisers working… Apply Now

Commercial Appraisal Supervisor

Berkeley County Government - Moncks Corner, SC (30+ days ago)
SC Real Estate Appraisal Board Certified (Required). Primarily manages the work of the commercial appraisers who are responsible for establishing value of… Apply Now
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