West Virginia State Page – Appraisers

West Virginia, nicknamed the “Mountain State,” is the ninth smallest state in the country and has the 11th least number of licensed and active real estate appraisers in the United States. West Virginia has just over 600 appraisers who are licensed to appraise real estate in the state. Many appraisers carry West Virginia Appraisers Errors and Omissions Insurance as a way to safeguard their assets and their businesses.

OREP has incredible expertise and experience in providing errors and omissions insurance to real estate appraisers and agents/brokers in West Virginia. OREP offers the lowest rates on appraiser’s insurance with same day coverage & confirmation (most cases).



Appraisers Errors and Omissions Insurance for West Viginia

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Financing is available – click here for details.

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NEW IN 2019: Free 14 Hours of CE ($238 Value)

As part of the OREP RPG/Risk Management Program, OREP members can now enjoy 14 hours of Approved Continuing Education, FREE!  Must be part of the OREP RPG/Risk Management Program. Click here for a list of Approved states.

FHA Appraisal Standards – 7 HOURS CE Keep up with the latest FHA 4000.1 standards with this course that shows what you should be looking out for on an FHA appraisal. Learn how to include explanations and photographs that will help your FHA appraisals fly through underwriting.


How to Raise Quality and Minimize Risk – 7 HOURS CE
This course shows you what you can do to avoid claims, reduce liability, and enhance your understanding of the approved methodology, techniques and protocols for appraisals. Learn about real world claim scenarios and specific steps you can take to protect yourself.

 

Enjoy these two valuable courses, earn 14 hours of Approved CE, and save $$$ when you join the OREP RPG/Risk Management Program in 2019!


“I switched my E&O insurance to OREP last month and saved $349 bucks.”
—Dave M.

 

Program Highlights

  • “A” Carriers
  • Zero deductible available (most appraisers)
  • Lowest premiums
  • Same day coverage (most cases)
  • Beginning Appraisers Qualify
  • Includes Prior Acts
  • Coverage for Commercial Work
  • Discounts on CE, training materials, webinars, office supplies and more!
  • OREP Insureds enjoy many benefits, including a subscription to Working RE Magazine
  • Same Day Financing Available (click for financing information)

 

Important: If you have expiring insurance in place, please include a copy of your current Declarations page to retain prior acts coverage. Also, if you included a PO Box for your address on the application, you will need to list a physical address as well (required by the underwriter.) Please send to the fax number or email address indicated at the top of the application you complete. If you have any questions, please call us at 888-347-5273, 8-5 PST. We answer the phone!

What to Expect After Submission:
A confirmation will be emailed within 24 hours if your application is received and correct. If not correct, you will be called immediately. If you do not receive confirmation after 24 hours, please call us (check email junk/spam first). If your current policy is expiring, please call to confirm immediately after submission. Your new
West Virginia Appraisers Errors and Omissions insurance policy/declarations page will be emailed within 1-2 business days after payment has been processed. Coverage is NOT bound until a binder/declarations page is issued.

Contact OREP
OREP–Organization of Real Estate Professionals
Insurance Services, LLC. Calif. Lic. #0K99465
6760 University Ave, Suite 250
San Diego, CA 92115
Ph. (888) 347-5273 toll free
Email: info@orep.org
Fax: (619) 704-0567 (preferred) or (619) 269-3884 (alternate)
Hours: Monday – Friday from 8am-5pm PST


Additional Information for
West Virginia Appraisers


West Virginia State Appraisal Board
West VirginiaReal Estate Appraiser Licensing & Certification Board
2110 Kanawha Blvd., East, Suite 101
Charleston, WV 25311
http://www.appraiserboard.wv.gov/Pages/default.aspx
Phone: 304-558-3919
Fax: 304-558-3983


Executive
Director:
Sandy Kerns
kernss@mail.wvnet.edu


West Virginia AMC State Law:
(As of August 27, 2013)
W. Va. Code, § 30-38-6


Appraiser Associations in West Virginia
West Virginia Chapter of the Appraisal Institute

West Virginia Continuing Education

Appraisers in West Virginia are required to take 14 years of continuing education each year by 8/31 for renewal. The 7-Hour USPAP Update course must be completed in a live classroom every 2 years. At least 7 hours of the required 14 must be in the live classroom setting each year.

OREP-Organization of Real Estate Professionals Insurance Services, LLC Calif. Lic. #0K99465
Senior Broker: David Brauner Calif. Ins. license #0C89873. Licensed in 49 states. Please call for license number in your state.

Offering Real Estate Appraisers Professional Liability Errors and Omissions or E&O Insurance – Inspectors Professional Liability Errors Omissions or E&O Insurance for Real Estate Agents & Brokers Professional Liability or E&O Insurance- Mortgage Brokers and Bankers Professional Liability or E&O Insurance.