How to Become A Licensed Residential Appraiser in Ohio
You must complete the requirements to become an Appraiser Trainee before moving forward with becoming a Licensed Residential Appraiser.
Step 1 - Education & Experience
Complete an additional 75 hours of pre-licensing courses as well as the required hours of experience. Learn more about the required hours of experience.
Step 2 - Submit Application
Once you’ve completed the additional education and experience, you must apply with the state to become a State Licensed Registered Appraiser. Learn More.
Step 3 - Background Check
Complete and pass another Ohio BCI and FBI fingerprint-based background check.
Step 4 - Pass the Exam
Once you’ve received your Notice of Eligibility, you have 1 year to pass the state exam.
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