Our appraisal services include the following

• On-site visit to the client location.

• Thorough documentation and photography of personal property.

• Extensive research with valuation conclusions appropriate for the report’s purpose – commonly including, but not limited to, Fair Market Value or Insurance / Comparable Replacement Value.

• Appraisal Review

Production of clearly-written, well-documented itemized appraisal reports including:

◦ Individual detailed description and value for each item

◦ Digital photographs keyed to each item in the appraisal report

◦ Total value for the collection

◦ Bibliography and list of references used so that valuation 

◦ Limiting conditions statement.

◦ Certification statement, signed, dated and stamped.

• All of the above components neatly bound into a single appraisal document. Production of any number of these illustrated documents can be arranged and conclusions can later be verified if necessary. ​ ​Appraisals are conducted on an hourly-charge basis, covering both on-site time for documentation and photography and off-site time for research and report preparation. Call for our competitive rates and additional information on your specific appraisal project.


Appraisals and Estate Sales