Florida, sometimes called the “Sunshine State,” is the fourth most populous state in the United States but has the second highest number of real estate appraisers in the country. The majority of appraisers in Florida are licensed as Certified Residential appraisers. Florida appraisers are licensed by the Department of Business and Professional Regulation.
When it comes to Florida Appraiser’s Errors and Omissions Insurance, OREP specializes in offering the best combination of price and coverage to real estate professionals. OREP provides same day coverage & confirmation (most cases).
Appraisers Errors and Omissions Insurance for Florida
For the best combination of coverage and price for you, please choose from these options. Simply download the application, select your premium and submit with payment (financing available):
Do You Have Coverage Currently?
If you do NOT have coverage in place, please use this Florida self-rating application (Select lower priced GROUP 1 Premiums) and send in with payment for the lowest premium and same day coverage.
If you HAVE current coverage in place:
- If your retroactive date is 8/1/2008 or later/after, please use this Florida self-rating application. Select your premium from the lower priced GROUP 1 table and send in with payment for same day coverage.
- If your retroactive date is 7/31/2008 or earlier/before please use this Florida application (select your premium and send in with payment for same day coverage).
- If you need group coverage or you’ve had a claim please use this group application to obtain a quote; quotes take 2-5 business days.
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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!
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 sending. Your new Florida Appraisers Errors and Omissions insurance policy/declarations page will be emailed within 3-5 business days after payment has been processed. Coverage is NOT bound until a binder/declarations page is issued.
Financing is available – click here for details.
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David Brauner Insurance Services / OREP
6760 University Ave, Suite 250
San Diego, CA 92115
Ph. (888) 347-5273 toll free
Fax: (619) 704-0567 (preferred) or (619) 269-3884 (alternate)
Hours: Monday – Friday from 8am-5pm PST
Additional Information for Florida Appraisers
Florida State Appraisal Board
Division of Real Estate/DBPR
400 W. Robinson Street, Suite N801
Orlando, FL 32801-1772
Phone: (850) 487-1395
Fax: (407) 317-7245
Director: Juana Watkins
Florida AMC State Law (as of August 27, 2013)
West’s F.S.A. § 475.611
Appraiser Associations in Florida
Florida Continuing Education
The state of Florida requires appraisers to take 30 hours of Continuing Education every 2 years. The CE requirements are due on 11/30. Florida has no limit on how many of these hours can be completed online, but 10 of the hours must be dedicated to Mandatory training. Mandatory training includes the 7-Hour USPAP Update course and a 3 hour review of Florida Real Estate Appraisal Law and Board Rules.
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