Appraiser Approval And Renewals

Seeking Approval as an Appraisal Firm?

Please complete our Application for Appraisal Firm Approval form and you will be notified once your application has been received. Review our list of our Approved Appraisal Firms.

Seeking Approval as an Appraiser?

If you are an Appraiser and you are looking for approval from the Property Valuation and Review division, please complete the Application for Appraiser Approval form.

Please review the minimum qualifications for approval:

  • Successful completion of the International Association of Assessing Officers (IAAO), AIREA1 or SREA Course I or its equivalent or successful completion of State of Vermont courses I and II.
  • One-year experience with an appraisal firm which has satisfactorily completed at least one town-wide reappraisal in Vermont.

Please include copies of any certifications or appraiser training courses you have successfully completed with your application. To see a complete list of our course offerings, go to our Certification and Education Programs page.

Need an Appraiser Renewal Application?

Appraiser Trainee

If you are an Appraiser Trainee, your role is to assist the Appraiser or Project Supervisor in the performance of data collection.

To qualify, the applicant must have:

  • knowledge of basic mathematical concepts
  • the ability to learn Vermont appraisal manual methods
  • the ability to read and understand property descriptions, title abstracts and property transfer documents
  • be able to communicate effectively, orally and in writing

If you meet the qualifications listed above, please complete the Application for Appraiser Trainee Approval form.

Project Supervisor

The duties of the project supervisor may include the following:

  • general supervision over an appraisal revaluation project
  • conducting sales surveys and establish base values for land and buildings
  • participation in grievance proceedings
  • responsibility for the quality of work and the personnel employed for the project

In order to submit your Application for Project Supervisor Approval, you must have three years’ experience as a real estate appraiser with at least two years of demonstrated responsibility in appraisal and at least one year experience with an appraiser who has satisfactorily completed one or more town-wide-reappraisal in Vermont.

Please include copies of any certifications or appraiser training courses you have successfully completed with your application. To see a complete list of our course offerings, go to our Certification and Education Programs page.

Need a Project Supervisor Renewal Application?
 

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