Careers

Current Position(s) Available:

Residential Appraiser

Appraiser Assistant

Research Assistant

Residential Appraiser

KLW Group is seeking a hardworking certified residential appraiser who is able to write coherent and credible residential 1 to 4 family form reports. The successful candidate will be responsible for analyzing and interpreting market data and preparing form reports.

Responsibilities

  • Make on-site visits to inspect properties within Western New York and Monroe County
  • Prepare form appraisals of real property using ACI software
  • Evaluate properties based on field inspection, rate properties in accordance with UAD requirements and estimate values
  • Prepare reports that fully explain and support results and outline the methods employed
  • Keep up to date with all current industry regulations, FNMA, FHA, best practices and continuing educational requirements

Requirements

  • Three years work experience as a certified residential real estate appraiser
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office and ACI software
  • Familiarity with all current industry regulations, rules and standards
  • Strong analytical and research skills

 Benefits

  • Fee split compensation
  • Vacation and sick time
  • Health benefits are available

Please send resumes to Mr. Todd Wilhelm, VP, MAI, KLW Appraisal Group, 247 Cayuga Road, Suite 40, Buffalo, New York 14225 or klwgroup@klwgroup.com

 



Appraiser Assistant

KLW Group is looking for an outgoing candidate seeking to become a New York State certified real estate appraiser. Our new team member must be an individual with a passion for a career real estate.

Responsibilities

  • Work directly with Senior Certified Appraisers
  • Assist Senior Appraisers in all aspects of appraisal report preparation including:
    • Conduct research of public records in various jurisdictions
    • Assist in drafting appraisal reports
  • Interact with area realtors, developers, architects and engineers
  • Conduct interviews with property owners/tenants to develop and verify data

Qualifications

  • Four year college degree preferred
  • State Licensed Residential Real Estate Appraiser Assistant or working towards completing license and certification requirements
  • Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office, spreadsheet software, ACI Report and database analysis (a background in statistical analysis is a plus)
  • A basic understanding of geometry and using electronic sketch programs
  • Strong communication, writing and verbal skills
  • Must be comfortable working independently and as a team member
  • Proficient time management skills to efficiently and effectively work on multiple projects concurrently

 Benefits

  • Salaried position
  • Financial assistance with required appraisal course work
  • Vacation and sick time
  • Health benefits are available

Please send resumes to Mr. Todd Wilhelm, VP, MAI, KLW Appraisal Group, 247 Cayuga Road, Suite 40, Buffalo, New York 14225 or klwgroup@klwgroup.com

 



Research Assistant

KLW Group is seeking an organized, hard working and outgoing candidate to be trained to assist our real estate appraisers in market research and report preparation for private sector and government clients.

Responsibilities

  • Assist Senior Appraisers and Principals on research and valuation assignments
  • Daily responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
    • New order set ups
    • Conduct research on market transactions and market trends and review deeds, contracts and surveys
    • Assist in the drafting of reports for Senior Appraisers
  • Occasional travel may be required

Qualifications

  • College degree preferred
  • Strong communication, written, and verbal skills
  • Must be comfortable working independently and as a team member
  • Confident working knowledge of Microsoft programs
  • Ability to navigate the Internet for research purposes using multiple search engines at once
  • Proficient time management skills to efficiently and effectively work on multiple projects concurrently
  • Capability of meeting varying deadlines

 Benefits

  • Salaried position
  • Vacation and sick time
  • Health benefits are available

Please send resumes to Mr. Todd Wilhelm, VP, MAI, KLW Appraisal Group, 247 Cayuga Road, Suite 40, Buffalo, New York 14225 or klwgroup@klwgroup.com

 


The offices of KLW Group are located at:

247 Cayuga Road, Suite 40
Buffalo, New York 14225-1900

Phone: 716-632-2100
Toll Free: 800-546-4919
Fax: 716-632-1062