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  • Read the 2014 Legislative Update Report for the Tennessee Real Estate Appraiser Commission here.
  • Requirements to become licensed or certified will be changing no   later than January 1, 2015.                                                          

  • Click here to read summary of AQB requirements. This will include changes the college education requirements, background checks and fingerprinting requirements and changes to the trainee-supervisor requirements. This will involve both law and rule changes for TREAC. We will update information as it becomes available.
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  • Federal Registry Fee Increase Effective January 1, 2012.
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  • On October 14, 2010, the Appraisal Subcommittee (ASC) of the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council approved a modification in the annual National Registry fee from $25 to $40.  This fee increase will be reflected on Tennessee license or certification renewals where the licensee has expiration date of January 1, 2012 or later.
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  • On-Line Renewals are available
    Renewals of registration, license or certification are available. Use "Renew a License" on this website.
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  • Tennessee Appraisal Management Company Legislation
    On July 1, 2011 the Tennessee Appraisal Management Company Registration and Regulation Act became effective which requires that Appraisal Management Companies acting or conducting business in Tennessee to register with the Tennessee Real Estate Appraiser Commission. Application available in the Real Estate Appraisal Management Companies link; continue to scroll down.
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  • Questions/Comments Regarding Customary & Reasonable Fees
  • More News and Issues
  • FHA Announcement
  • Newsletters: Fall 2013 Newsletter has been posted


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Nikole Avers
Nikole Avers



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Mailing Address:


Real Estate Appraiser Commission

500 James Robertson Pkwy

Nashville, TN 37243-1166




Phone: 615-741-1831

Fax: 615-253-1692


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The Real Estate Appraisers Commission strives to protect the public welfare by ensuring that only qualified persons are licensed or certified and that all licensees uphold the highest appropriate professional standards of practice, independence and competency.


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