Our Appraisal Services
With our appraisal services; The appraiser will examine the property to be included in the final report; noting and evaluating, condition, markings, and specifics of each item.
Digital images are taken to document the item’s existence, condition, and for research. Photographs are included in the final report.
Comparable sales are used to determine value of each item. Time is taken to identify marks, labels, dates, locating and analyzing comparable items, investigating necessary markets and if necessary, consulting experts.
Appraisal’s final report includes completed appraisal along with the appraisers qualifications, purpose, and basis of appraisal. Report also includes inventory, market research, valuation, and necessary comments pertinent to the property. The report is compliant with the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice USPAP.
What can be done to help facilitate the appraiser and the costs?
It is always best to share the following information to help facilitate expenses and time:
What is the purpose of the report?
What is the intended use of the appraisal?
What is the location and items involved?
What is the level of documentation require?
Gather documentation, sales receipts, certificates, past appraisals, letters, and any other information you might have available.
Prepare for the appraisal: have items ready, unlocked and available especially jewelry, separate silver, stems and china; and if possible, pull furniture away from the wall.
An appraisal that is done thoroughly and without interruption helps both the client and appraiser to perform successfully in their duties.
Call 570-452-1981 to schedule your appraisal.
Leave a $400 deposit to reserve our appraisal services.