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How to get your license

Apply by October 1, 2014 to qualify for a license under current requirements

Requirements for getting a license will change January 1, 2015. To get a license under current requirements:

  • Submit your application by October 1, 2014.
  • Complete required education, experience, and exams before January 1, 2015.

Also, see Requirements for getting a license under current criteria

State-Registered Real Estate Appraiser Trainee

Learn about education and experience requirements, and steps to get your State Licensed Appraiser Trainee License.

State Certified General Appraiser

Learn about education and experience requirements, and how to take the certification exam to get your Certified General Appraiser License.

State Certified Residential Appraiser

Learn about education and experience requirements, and how to take the certification exam to get your Certified Residential Appraiser License.

State Licensed Real Estate Appraiser

Learn about education and experience requirements, and how to take the certification exam to get your State Licensed Appraiser License.

Real Estate Appraiser Temporary Permit

Find out how to receive a temporary permit to practice in Washington if you are licensed or certified by another state.

Real Estate Appraiser by reciprocity

Find out how to apply for a license by reciprocity if you are licensed by another state.

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