Real Estate Appraisal Operations


Real Estate Appraisal Operations is designed to assist appraisers and their staff in the everyday operation of an appraisal office. Topics discussed include the everyday office questions from how to organize a file to how to choose your client.


Participants will leave the class with tips on client types, marketing, fee estimates, collections, and the efficient handling of routine tasks. Sample forms and websites are provided to assist you in your daily workplace.

The program design provides a place where appraisers can ask questions or make suggestions about operating a real estate appraisal office. This will be accessible to all participants.

Note. This program is not approved for state CE. 
Sponsor Date Location Delivery Format Check
State Approvals
Appraisal Institute On Demand Online  Check Register

Who should Enroll

Residential and general real property appraisers and their staff interested in improving the everyday operation of an appraisal office


  • Encourage the growth and development of professional appraisal offices.
  • Offer a chance to network with other appraisal professionals.
  • Provide career management ideas that appraisers sometimes overlook or forget.
  • Provide new time-saving and money-saving tips.
  • Help you make your time more productive and your company more profitable.




No Exam



Appraisal Institute CE Points

Attend: 20 AI Points

Class Time

4 hours



Program Overview

Required and/or Recommended Equipment

None specified

System Requirements

Additional Information

Note. This program is not approved for state CE.

Online Course Access
Go to and log in with the username and password you used when you registered. Click on the red “My Account” button if you are not automatically taken to your account page.
1. Click "Education and Events" on the right navigation menu.
2. Find the course under the “Online Courses” heading and click the “Begin” button.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Once this button is clicked, your access length time (e.g. 90 days) will begin. Only click when you intend to start the course. If you are returning, once you have started the course, click the “Continue” button to continue.

Technology-Based Education Student Disclaimer
I agree to the terms and policies set forth under the Appraisal Institute Education Policy. I also certify that I am the person identified under Personal Data and that I will personally complete each assigned component of instruction and any examination(s). I understand and agree that if I misrepresent my identity or arrange for someone else to represent himself or herself as me at any time during the Appraisal Institute online course or seminar, I will be immediately removed from the course or seminar and I will not be entitled to any refund. I further understand that if I am a Designated member, Candidate for Designation, Practicing Affiliate, or Affiliate of the Appraisal Institute and participated in any misrepresentation of identity, by affirmative act or failure to act, I will be the subject of a peer review proceeding under Regulation No. 6 for violation of the Code of Professional Ethics and Standards of Professional Practice of the Appraisal Institute, and such peer review proceeding may result in termination of my Appraisal Institute membership, candidacy, and/or affiliation.

Other Details
For information about how on demand online education programs work, registration and cancellation policies, and other details, see our On Demand Online Education Frequently Asked Questions.

Book Recommendations

None specified