Real Estate Appraiser Program

Due to COVID-19 and for the health and safety of both consumers and staff, walk-in services at the Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs offices are available during abbreviated hours between 7:45 a.m. to 12 p.m., Monday through Friday, until further notice. Please observe proper safety protocols (e.g., face covering and physical distancing) when visiting.

Staff will remain available during normal hours to meet the needs of the public over the phone and online. The public is strongly encouraged to continue calling in or utilizing the available online services. Contact information for each division is available at https://cca.hawaii.gov/contact/. For a full listing of online services please go to https://cca.hawaii.gov/covid19.

Real Estate Appraiser License Types

  • Certified General Appraiser
  • Certified Residential Appraiser
  • State Licensed Appraiser
  • Real Estate Appraiser Trainee

Regulating Body

RENEWAL AND RESTORATION INFORMATION

Renewal Information...

  • All Licenses regardless of issuance date, are subject to renewal by December 31 of every odd-numbered year.

Notice : To renew your license for the January 2020 – December 2021 period, you are required to submit an original certificate of completion of a National USPAP seven hour update course which you successfully completed in 2018 or 2019.

On-time renewals for the licensing period of January 1, 2020 to December 31, 2021
Renewals accepted: November 4, 2019 to December 31, 2019
Renewal Hardcopy Form Mailout: November 1, 2019
Renew By License Expiration Date: December 31, 2019

Licenses not renewed by license expiration date are unlicensed and may not practice.

Renewal Fees

On-Time Cost to Renew
Real Estate Appraisers – All (CGA, CRA, SLA) – active status, $302.00
Real Estate Appraisers – All (CGA, CRA, SLA) – inactive status, $12.00
Real Estate Appraiser Trainee (REAT) – $75.00

Restoration Information...

Forfeited licenses may be restored within 2 years and subject to meeting restoration requirements.
Failure to restore a forfeited license within 2 years after the license expiration date will result in the termination of the license and the person must apply as a new applicant and meet current licensing requirements.

Restorations for the licensing period of January 1, 2020 to December 31, 2021
Restorations accepted: January 1, 2020 to December 31, 2021
Restore By: December 31, 2021

Restoration Fees

 Cost to Restore (late renewal)
Real Estate Appraisers – All (CGA, CRA, SLA) – active status, $322.00
Real Estate Appraisers – All (CGA, CRA, SLA) – inactive status, $32.00
Real Estate Appraiser Trainee (REAT) – $95.00