Wisconsin State Statutes 440.08 (2), the required renewal date for the Certified General Appraiser credential is 12/14/odd years. Should you receive your initial credential in the months leading up to this date, you are still required to renew your license by the statutorily defined date.
Wis. Admin. Code § SPS 85.700. Once your application and experience forms are received, you will be asked to submit appraisal reports for review.
These reports will be reviewed for USPAP compliance.
Before applying for licensure an applicant must complete the required experience per
A Licensed Appraiser requires 2,000 hours in no less than 12 months.
A Certified Residential Appraiser requires 2,500 hours in no less than 24 months.
A Certified General Appraiser requires 3,000 hours in no less than 30 months.
Please see Form 2757 below for helpful information on achieving your experience hours.
Pre-Credential Education Information
A bachelor’s degree in any field and completion of a program of study for certified residential appraisers of at least 200 hours of instruction covering topics indicated in
Wis. Admin. Code § SPS 85.420.
A list of approved courses can be found below.
Note: Courses that have been approved by the AQB do not require separate approval. Please visit
AQB-Approved (CAP) Course Listing for the most current list.
Application for Licensure (Including Temporary Registration)
1749||Application for Real Estate Appraiser License|
1750||Real Estate Appraisal Experience|
2106||Real Estate Appraisal Experience Roster|
2687||Authorization for Release of FBI Information|
2061||Application for Temporary Registration as a Real Estate Appraiser|
2252||Convictions and Pending Charges|
3071||Fax Payment Form|
APED||Appraiser Qualifying Education Courses|
2757||WI Real Estate Appraiser Board Recommendations for the Student Appraiser Applicant|
Application by Reinstatement (License Expired Five Years or More)
If you have an AQB complaint license in any state follow the procedure on the Application for Real Estate Appraiser License form #1749 for Reinstatement Applicants.
If you do not have an AQB compliant license in any state refer to the "Initial Applicant" procedure on form #1749.