South Dakota Appraisers Errors and Omissions Insurance

South Dakota, nicknamed the Mount Rushmore State because it is home to Mount Rushmore, has the fifth smallest population and is the firth least densely populated state in the country. South Dakota also has the fourth least number of licensed appraisers working in the state, with only 338 appraisers licensed under South Dakota’s Appraiser Certification Program to perform appraisals in the state.

If you’re looking for a quality South Dakota Appraisers Errors and Omissions Insurance policy, OREP has you covered. OREP offers the lowest rates on appraiser’s insurance with same day coverage & confirmation (most cases).

Appraisers Errors and Omissions Insurance for South Dakota

For the best combination of coverage and price for you, please choose from these options.

Individual Appraisers: Apply Today!  (Secure coverage and pay in minutes)

  • 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.


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 South Dakota 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.

Got Questions? We answer the phone! Call us Toll Free: (888) 347-5273.


Program Highlights

  • “A” Carriers
  • $500 deductible – Zero deductible available
  • Lowest premiums
  • Same day coverage (most cases)
  • Beginning Appraisers Qualify (if you’ve passed your state test)
  • 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)


Contact OREP

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 South Dakota Appraisers

South Dakota State Appraisal BoardSouth Dakota
Appraiser Certification Program
308 South Pierre Street
Pierre, SD 57501-3137
Phone: 605-773-4608
Fax: 605-773-5405

Executive Director: Sherry Bren

South Dakota AMC State Law (as of August 27, 2013)
SDCL § 36-21D-1

Appraiser Associations in South Dakota

Professional Appraisers Association of South Dakota
Western South Dakota/Wyoming Chapter of the Appraisal Institute

South Dakota Continuing Education

South Dakota Appraisers are required to complete 28 hours of Continuing Education every 2 years by 8/17 of the renewing year. Seven of those hours must be the 7-Hour USPAP Update by an instructor certified by the Appraiser Qualifications Board.


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