To qualify as a registered property appraiser for an Oregon county or the Oregon Department of Revenue (DOR) under ORS 308.010, you must meet certain training and education criteria, file an application, and pass an exam. The criteria are:
- An associate in science degree (or higher) in property appraisal, real estate technology, building construction/inspection technology, engineering or forestry technology, business administration, or a related field; OR
- Any combination of experience or education equivalent to two years in a field that would demonstrate the capacity to work as a property appraiser. Examples include; property appraisal, public or business administration, real estate, finance, civil engineering, urban planning; OR
- Completion of an DOR-approved appraisal training program or county approved appraisal training program.
If you meet this criteria, complete an Application for County Property Appraiser 1
(PD100H) and mail it to:
Oregon Department of Revenue
Attn: Human Resources
955 Center St NE
Salem OR 97301-2555
You may fax your application material to 503-947-2047.
There is no charge for processing this application.
For questions about completing the application, please call 503-945-8272 or 503-945-8547 or e-mail DORapplications@state.or.us