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Thinking of Becoming an Appraiser

Restrain

Elite Member
Joined
Jan 22, 2002
Professional Status
Certified General Appraiser
State
Florida
Ok, I got into the business in 1970. IMO, licensing killed the profession. Go do something else. Financing in an auto dealership, investment brokerage, etc. in any of a thousand jobs, there will be better chances of job growth and income. Become a welder, can command high 5,up to 6 digit incomes. See? Better than working late into the night and seeing half your income disappear into licensing fees, overhead.
 

Anthony614

Thread Starter
Freshman Member
Joined
Sep 23, 2019
Professional Status
Appraisal Management Company
State
Indiana
I was recently graduated from college, looking for a better job, put my resume on Indeed and they reached out to me for an interview.
 

Overimprovement

Senior Member
Joined
May 31, 2017
Professional Status
Certified Residential Appraiser
State
Kentucky
Stick to a career which requires a 4 year degree. Res. Appraising no longer does, so you will be competing on wage with folks with far less education moving forward. Best to at least be competing with folks with the same level of college as you had.
 
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