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09.19.01.00.htm 09.19.01.00. Title 09 DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, LICENSING, AND REGULATION Subtitle 19 COMMISSION OF REAL ESTATE APPRAISERS, APPRAISAL MANAGEMENT COMPANIES, AND HOME INSPECTORS ― REAL ESTATE APPRAISERS Chapter 01 Appraiser Classifications Authority: Business Occupations and Professions Article, §16-101(k) 16-208(a) 16-216, 16-220, 16-503(f) and 16-509, Annotated Code of Maryland
09.19.01.01.htm 09.19.01.01. 01 Appraiser Classifications.. A. An individual who is a licensed real estate appraiser is entitled to provide real estate appraisal services in connection with noncomplex one to four residential units having a transaction value less than $1,000,000, complex one to four residential units having a transaction value of less than $250,000, and commercial properties having a transaction value of less than $250,000.B. An individual who is a certified residential re
09.19.01.9999.htm 09.19.01.9999. Administrative History Effective date: September 30, 1991 (18:19 Md. R. 2099). Regulation .01 amended as an emergency provision effective December 1, 1991 (18:25 Md. R. 2748) emergency status expired May 1, 1992; adopted permanently effective September 28, 1992 (19:19 Md. R. 1705)Regulation .01 amended effective November 24, 2014 (41:23 Md. R. 1371). Regulation .01E adopted as an emergency provision effective December 1, 2000 (27:25 Md. R. 2277) emergency status expired Jun
09.19.02.00.htm 09.19.02.00. Title 09 DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, LICENSING, AND REGULATION Subtitle 19 COMMISSION OF REAL ESTATE APPRAISERS, APPRAISAL MANAGEMENT COMPANIES, AND HOME INSPECTORS ― REAL ESTATE APPRAISERS Chapter 02 Educational Requirements Authority: Business Occupations and Professions Article, §16-208(a) 16-216, 16-220, 16-302(g) 16-308, 16-309, 16-503(f) 16-511, and 16-5A-01, Annotated Code of Maryland
09.19.02.01.htm 09.19.02.01. 01 Eligibility to Take Examination or Obtain Original Trainee License.. A. Licensed Real Estate Appraisers. Except as provided in COMAR 09.19.04, on or after January 1, 2015, to be eligible to sit for the licensed real estate appraisers examination, an applicant shall have successfully completed:1) 150 classroom hours of study; and. 2) One of the following:. a) An associate’s degree, or higher, from an accredited college, junior college, or community collegb) 30 semester credit hou
09.19.02.02.htm 09.19.02.02. 02 Minimum Requirements for Approved Courses.. A. A course hour may not be considered as part of the 90-hour, 120-hour, or 180-hour, or on and after January 1, 2008, the 150-hour, 200-hour, or 300-hour, requirement of Regulation .01 of this chapter unless it has been approved by the Commission.B. A course may not be approved by the Commission unless the:. 1) Course is at least 15 hours in length; and. 2) Individual passes an examination at the completion of the course..
09.19.02.03.htm 09.19.02.03. 03 Required Courses.. A. Effective January 1, 2008, in order to meet the 150-hour requirement set forth in Regulation .01 of this chapter, an applicant shall, at a minimum, have completed the required Appraiser Qualifications Board core curriculum for the licensed education requirements, as follows:1) Basic appraisal principles ― 30 hours;. 2) Basic appraisal procedures ― 30 hours;. 3) The 15-hour national Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice course or its equivalen
09.19.02.04.htm 09.19.02.04. 04 Continuing Education.. A. Renewal Requirements.. 1) In order to be considered for renewal as a certified general real estate appraiser, certified residential real estate appraiser, licensed real estate appraiser, or appraiser trainee, the applicant shall have completed 14 hours of continuing education for each year or portion thereof the applicant has been certified or licensed, since the initial issuance of the license held or, if appropriate, the most recent renewal.
09.19.02.05.htm 09.19.02.05. 05 Approved Educational Providers.. A. A course may not be credited towards the hours necessary to satisfy either the educational prerequisites for examination or for continuing education unless the course has been taught by a provider approved by the Commission.B. Accredited universities and colleges, including community and junior colleges, are approved.. C. Other providers will be approved by the Commission if the Commission is satisfied that the provider is capable of providin
09.19.02.9999.htm 09.19.02.9999. Administrative History Effective date: September 30, 1991 (18:19 Md. R. 2099). Regulation .01 amended effective January 14, 2008 (35:1 Md. R. 17) January 1, 2015 (41:23 Md. R. 1372)Regulation .01A amended as an emergency provision effective January 1, 1998 (25:2 Md. R. 73) emergency status expired June 30, 1998; amended permanently effective August 24, 1998 (25:17 Md. R. 1360)Regulation .01B amended effective September 12, 1994 (21:18 Md. R. 1509). Regulation .01C amended a
09.19.03.00.htm 09.19.03.00. Title 09 DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, LICENSING, AND REGULATION Subtitle 19 COMMISSION OF REAL ESTATE APPRAISERS, APPRAISAL MANAGEMENT COMPANIES, AND HOME INSPECTORS ― REAL ESTATE APPRAISERS Chapter 03 Work Experience Requirements Authority: Business Occupations and Professions Article, §16-208(a) 16-216, 16-220, and 16-503(f) Annotated Code of Maryland
09.19.03.01.htm 09.19.03.01. 01 Eligibility to Take Examination.. A. Except as provided in COMAR 09.19.04, to be eligible to sit for the licensed real estate appraisers examination, an applicant shall have 2,000 hours of appraisal work experience which complies with this regulation. This experience shall have been acquired over a period of at least 2 calendar years.B. To be eligible to sit for the certified residential real estate appraisers examination, an applicant shall have a minimum
09.19.03.02.htm 09.19.03.02. 02 Acceptable Work Experience.. Acceptable work experience includes but is not limited to the following:. A. Fee and staff appraisals;. B. Ad valorem tax appraisals;. C. Review appraisals which are performed in accordance with Standard 3 of the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice which is incorporated by reference under 55 FR 53613 (December 31, 1990)D. Appraisal analysis;. E. Real estate counseling;. F. Highest and best use analysis;.
09.19.03.9999.htm 09.19.03.9999. Administrative History Effective date: September 30, 1991 (18:19 Md. R. 2099). Regulation .01A amended effective March 15, 2004 (31:5 Md. R. 447). Regulation .01B, C amended effective August 24, 1998 (25:17 Md. R. 1360). Regulation .02 amended effective May 23, 2005 (32:10 Md. R. 924). Regulation .03 repealed effective January 14, 2019 (46:1 Md. R. 11).
09.19.04.00.htm 09.19.04.00. Title 09 DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, LICENSING, AND REGULATION Subtitle 19 COMMISSION OF REAL ESTATE APPRAISERS, APPRAISAL MANAGEMENT COMPANIES, AND HOME INSPECTORS ― REAL ESTATE APPRAISERS Chapter 04 Supervising Appraisers and Appraiser Trainees Authority: Business Occupations and Professions Article, §16-101(r) and (s) 16-216, 16-220, and 16-5A-03, Annotated Code of Maryland
09.19.04.01.htm 09.19.04.01. 01 Supervising Appraisers.. A. To be eligible to serve as a supervising appraiser, an individual:. 1) Shall be in good standing;. 2) May not have been subject to any disciplinary action within the immediately preceding 3 years; and3) Shall have held a certified residential or certified general real estate appraisal license for at least 3 years.B. A supervising appraiser may supervise a maximum of three appraiser trainees at one time.. C. A supervising appraise
09.19.04.02.htm 09.19.04.02. 02 Appraiser Trainees.. A. A real estate appraiser trainee shall notify the Commission on form prescribed by the Commission of the commencement or termination of a supervisory appraiser relationship with a supervising appraiser no later than 10 days after the commencement or termination.B. To obtain experience credit for appraisals, the real estate appraiser trainee must sign the appraisal report, sign the certification of the appraisal report, or have their
09.19.04.9999.htm 09.19.04.9999. Administrative History Effective date: September 30, 1991 (18:19 Md. R. 2099) ―. Regulations .01―02 repealed and new Regulations .01―02 adopted effective November 9, 2015 (42:22 Md. R. 1377)
09.19.05.00.htm 09.19.05.00. Title 09 DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, LICENSING, AND REGULATION Subtitle 19 COMMISSION OF REAL ESTATE APPRAISERS, APPRAISAL MANAGEMENT COMPANIES, AND HOME INSPECTORS ― REAL ESTATE APPRAISERS Chapter 05 Code of Ethics Authority: Business Occupations and Professions Article, §16-208, 16-216, 16-220, 16-302(d) and (g) and 16-503(b) and (f) Annotated Code of Maryland
09.19.05.01.htm 09.19.05.01. 01 Incorporation by Reference.. A. In this chapter, the following document is incorporated by reference.. B. Document Incorporated. Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice 2018―2019 Edition (The Appraisal Foundation) including Preamble, Ethics Rule, Competency Rule, Scope of Work Rule, Jurisdictional Exception, Supplemental Standards, Definitions and Standards 1, 2, 3, and 4 with all related Standard Rules and Statements on Appraisal Standards, is incorporated by
09.19.05.02.htm 09.19.05.02. 02 Compliance with State Law.. While performing an appraisal, licensed and certified appraisers shall abide by each provision of the Maryland Real Estate Appraisers Act, Business Occupations and Professions Article, §16-101 et seq. Annotated Code of Maryland, including each provision of §16-701.
09.19.05.03.htm 09.19.05.03. 03 Responsibilities of Licensees and Certificate Holders.. A. A licensee or certificate holder shall respond to the Commission in writing within 30 days of receipt of a written communication from the Commission to the licensee or certificate holder.B. The Commission shall send written communications by certified and first class mail to the last address furnished to the Commission by the licensee or certificate holder.
09.19.05.9999.htm 09.19.05.9999. Administrative History Effective date: September 30, 1991 (18:19 Md. R. 2099). Regulation .01 repealed and new Regulations .01―03 adopted effective August 30, 1993 (20:17 Md. R. 1345) ―Chapter revised as an emergency provision effective February 1, 1996 (23:4 Md. R. 269) revised permanently effective July 1, 1996 (23:13 Md. R. 943)Regulation .01B amended as an emergency provision effective May 15, 1997 (24:11 Md. R. 791) emergency status expired November 14, 1997 (Emergency prov
09.19.06.00.htm 09.19.06.00. Title 09 DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, LICENSING, AND REGULATION Subtitle 19 COMMISSION OF REAL ESTATE APPRAISERS, APPRAISAL MANAGEMENT COMPANIES, AND HOME INSPECTORS ― REAL ESTATE APPRAISERS Chapter 06 Hearing Regulations Authority: Business Occupations and Professions Article, §16-216, Annotated Code of Maryland
09.19.06.01.htm 09.19.06.01. 01 Contested Case Hearings.. A. Except as provided in §B and C of this regulation, all contested case hearings before the Commission are governed by COMAR 09.01.02.B. Contested case hearings before the Commission shall be conducted before the Real Estate Appraisal Hearing Board in accordance with Business Occupations and Professions Article, §16-210 and 16-211, Annotated Code of Maryland.C. In accordance with Business Occupations and Professions Article, §16-211
09.19.06.9999.htm 09.19.06.9999. Administrative History Effective date: October 28, 1991 (18:21 Md. R. 2307). Regulations .01―08 repealed and new Regulation .01 adopted effective March 15, 2004 (31:5 Md. R. 447)
09.19.07.00.htm 09.19.07.00. Title 09 DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, LICENSING, AND REGULATION Subtitle 19 COMMISSION OF REAL ESTATE APPRAISERS, APPRAISAL MANAGEMENT COMPANIES, AND HOME INSPECTORS ― REAL ESTATE APPRAISERS Chapter 07 Fees Authority: Business Occupations and Professions Article, §16-216, 16-217, 16-220, 16-303, 16-304(d) 16-308, 16-310, 16-505, 16-506(d) 16-510―16-512, 16-5A-01, and 16-5A-04, Annotated Code of Maryland
09.19.07.01.htm 09.19.07.01. 01 Fees Owed the Commission.. A. Pursuant to Business Occupations and Professions Article, §16-304(d) and 16-506(d) Annotated Code of Maryland, an applicant for examination or reexamination shall pay an examination fee of $100.B. At the time a license or certificate is issued by the Commission, the licensee or certificate holder shall pay to the Commission $40 for each year for which the license is issued. This fee will be transmitted to the Appraisal Subcommittee of the F
09.19.07.9999.htm 09.19.07.9999. Administrative History Effective date:. Regulation .01 adopted as an emergency provision effective September 4, 1991 (18:22 Md. R. 2391) emergency status expired February 4, 1992; adopted permanently effective June 8, 1992 (19:11 Md. R. 1015)Regulation .01 amended effective March 1, 1993 (20:4 Md. R. 371) March 15, 2004 (31:5 Md. R. 447) May 23, 2005 (32:10 Md. R. 924)Regulation .01 amended as an emergency provision effective May 6, 1993 (20:11 Md. R. 911) amended pe
09.19.08.00.htm 09.19.08.00. Title 09 DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, LICENSING, AND REGULATION Subtitle 19 COMMISSION OF REAL ESTATE APPRAISERS, APPRAISAL MANAGEMENT COMPANIES, AND HOME INSPECTORS ― REAL ESTATE APPRAISERS Chapter 08 Temporary Permits and Reciprocity Authority: Business Occupations and Professions Article, §16-216, 16-220, 16-305, and 16-507, Annotated Code of Maryland
09.19.08.01.htm 09.19.08.01. 01 Temporary Permits.. A. The Commission may issue a temporary permit allowing an individual to provide, on a temporary basis, certified or licensed real estate appraisal services in the State, if the:1) Individual is licensed or certified in another state;. 2) Property to be appraised is located in Maryland;. 3) Appraiser's business is of a temporary nature in Maryland;. 4) Individual files an application for a temporary permit on a form prepared by the Commission; and.
09.19.08.02.htm 09.19.08.02. 02 Reciprocal Licenses and Certificates.. The Commission may waive the examination requirement and issue a reciprocal license or certificate to an individual, if the individual:A. Holds a valid license or certificate in another state;. B. Became licensed or certified in the other state after meeting, in that state, licensing or certification requirements which are substantially equivalent to or exceed the Maryland requirements for an equivalent license or cC. Is licensed or certifi
09.19.08.9999.htm 09.19.08.9999. Administrative History Effective date: March 2, 1992 (19:4 Md. R. 473). Regulation .01 amended effective March 15, 2004 (31:5 Md. R. 448) May 23, 2005 (32:10 Md. R. 925). Regulation .01B amended as an emergency provision effective January 30, 2006 (33:4 Md. R. 349) amended permanently effective May 22, 2006 (33:10 Md. R. 881)Regulation .02 amended effective September 26, 2016 (43:19 Md. R. 1072).
09.19.09.00.htm 09.19.09.00. Title 09 DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, LICENSING, AND REGULATION Subtitle 19 COMMISSION OF REAL ESTATE APPRAISERS, APPRAISAL MANAGEMENT COMPANIES, AND HOME INSPECTORS ― REAL ESTATE APPRAISERS Chapter 09 License and Certificate Numbers Authority: Business Occupations and Professions Article, §15.5-216 and 15.5-513, Annotated Code of Maryland
09.19.09.01.htm 09.19.09.01. 01 License and Certificate Numbers.. A. Each licensed and certified appraiser shall be assigned a license or certificate number by the Commission.B. On each document which refers, directly or indirectly, to the licensed or certified status of an appraiser, the appraiser shall indicate the appraiser's classification and shall list the license or certificate number which has been assigned to the appraiser.
09.19.09.9999.htm 09.19.09.9999. Administrative History Effective date: March 1, 1993 (20:4 Md. R. 371).
09.19.10.00.htm 09.19.10.00. Title 09 DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, LICENSING, AND REGULATION Subtitle 19 COMMISSION OF REAL ESTATE APPRAISERS, APPRAISAL MANAGEMENT COMPANIES, AND HOME INSPECTORS ― REAL ESTATE APPRAISERS Chapter 10 Disciplinary Actions Authority: Business Occupations and Professions Article, §16-216(2) Annotated Code of Maryland
09.19.10.01.htm 09.19.10.01. 01 Definitions.. A. For purposes of Business Occupations and Professions Article, §16-701, Annotated Code of Maryland, the following terms have the meanings indicated.B. Terms Defined.. 1) "Competence" means the ability of an appraiser to identify properly the task or assignment to be carried out and then to apply the required knowledge and experience to complete the assignment or task.2) "Incompetence" means the physical or mental incapacity or inability to p
09.19.10.02.htm 09.19.10.02. 02 Incorporation by Reference.. Minimum standards of reasonable care for federally related transactions, as defined in 12 U.S.C. §3350(4) are those set forth in 12 CFR §323.4, which is incorporated by reference. Minimum standards also require compliance with the appraiser's Code of Ethics set forth in COMAR 09.19.05.01.
09.19.10.9999.htm 09.19.10.9999. Administrative History Effective date: September 12, 1994 (21:18 Md. R. 1509).
09.19.11.00.htm 09.19.11.00. Title 09 DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, LICENSING, AND REGULATION Subtitle 19 COMMISSION OF REAL ESTATE APPRAISERS, APPRAISAL MANAGEMENT COMPANIES, AND HOME INSPECTORS ― REAL ESTATE APPRAISERS Chapter 11 Volunteer Expert Review Appraiser Roster Authority: Business Occupations and Professions Article, §16-208(a) 16-216, 16-220, and 16-503(f) Annotated Code of Maryland
09.19.11.01.htm 09.19.11.01. 01 Composition.. A. The Commission may assemble and maintain a roster of licensed and certified real estate appraisers who:1) Possess, in the opinion of the Commission, specific expertise and knowledge; and. 2) Are willing to provide appraisal report reviews for the Commission on a volunteer basis pursuant to COMAR 25.02.01.02B(8)B. The Application/Complaint Committee of the Commission may request the assistance of an appraiser from this roster to conduct research, gather data,
09.19.11.02.htm 09.19.11.02. 02 Responsibilities of Volunteer Expert Appraisers.. The volunteer expert review appraiser (VERA) roster participants shall:. A. Be licensees selected by the Commission who are State-certified or State-licensed appraisers;. B. Agree to provide their services on a voluntary basis;. C. Act in conformance with the Maryland Real Estate Appraisers Act and this chapter;. D. Keep a detailed log of the volunteer activities conducted as a participant of the VERA roster;.
09.19.11.03.htm 09.19.11.03. 03 Review Process.. When an appraisal report is submitted to a roster participant for review and evaluation for compliance with USPAP:A. The assignment of the appraisal review will be based on the geographic location of the subject property, the type of property appraised, and the expertise and qualifications of the VERA roster participant;B. The appraiser reviewing the report will be given specific written instructions by the Application/Complaint Committee as t
09.19.11.04.htm 09.19.11.04. 04 Application Process.. A. A licensed or certified appraiser may apply to serve as a volunteer expert review appraiser by submitting to the Commission a resume, a letter of interest reflecting the applicant's qualifications, including education, experience, geographic location, and property type expertise and any other information which may support selection to the VERA roster.B. The Commission may appoint a committee to review applications and make recommendations to the Com
09.19.11.9999.htm 09.19.11.9999. Administrative History Effective date:. Regulations .01―04 adopted as an emergency provision effective January 5, 2000 (27:2 Md. R. 140) adopted permanently effective June 26, 2000 (27:12 Md. R. 1139)
09.19.12.00.htm 09.19.12.00. Title 09 DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, LICENSING, AND REGULATION Subtitle 19 COMMISSION OF REAL ESTATE APPRAISERS, APPRAISAL MANAGEMENT COMPANIES, AND HOME INSPECTORS ― REAL ESTATE APPRAISERS Chapter 12 General Regulations Authority: Business Occupations and Professions Article, §16-101(r) 16-216(2) 16-312(6) 16-220, 16-5A-03, and 16-701(a)1)xiii) Annotated Code of Maryland
09.19.12.01.htm 09.19.12.01. 01 Time for Submitting License/Certification Application.. A. An applicant who is approved by the Commission to sit for a license or certification examination shall be given up to 2 years from that approval date to sit for the appropriate examination.B. An applicant who has successfully completed the license or certification examination shall apply and be approved for licensure or certification, including payment of all applicable fees, within 2 years of successfully comp
09.19.12.02.htm 09.19.12.02. 02 Correspondence with the Commission.. A. If an applicant or licensee receives from the Commission a written communication requesting a response, the applicant or licensee shall respond in writing within 30 days of the date of the mailing.B. The Commission shall send a written communication by first-class mail to the last address furnished to the Board by the applicant or licensee.C. It is the responsibility of an applicant or licensee to notify the Commission in writing if there
09.19.12.9999.htm 09.19.12.9999. Administrative History Effective date:. Regulation .01 adopted as an emergency provision effective January 30, 2006 (33:4 Md. R. 349) emergency status expired June 19, 2006Regulation .01 adopted effective September 25, 2006 (33:19 Md. R. 1559). Regulation .02 adopted effective September 10, 2007 (34:18 Md. R. 1579). Regulation .02A amended effective January 7, 2013 (39:26 Md. R. 1664) November 24, 2014 (41:23 Md. R. 1372)
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