Where do you conduct appraisal services? We provide personal property appraisal services for assets or items located in Missouri or Kansas.
What type of assets do you appraise? We appraise business equipment and machinery, antiques, collectibles, firearms, furniture, glass, porcelain, pottery, silver, automobiles, boats and watercraft, artwork, estate assets, business assets, entire collections and more! If you have items we are not comfortable providing an appraisal for, we will gladly refer you to another professional appraiser who specializes in those types of assets or property.
Why do most people have their property or assets appraised? There are many reasons to know the value of your assets or property. In some cases an appraisal is done to satisfy an equitable distribution for an estate, divorce, business dissolution or business acquisition. Also, some appraisals are done for collectors, trust officers, insurance claims and charitable donations.
Who have you provided your appraisal services for? We have provided personal property appraisal services for individuals,estate executors, trustees, lenders, certified public accountants, insurance companies and attorneys to name a few.
What is included with a certified appraisal? A complete and certified appraisal will include an on-site examination, assessment, inventory, photography, market research and valuation of the property as well as production of a written final appraisal report compliant with USPAP standards.
How do I prepare for an appraisal? Organization is key to saving you money. Prior to making any commitment to the use of our services, our appraisers will be happy to advise you on the steps you can take to expedite the process.
Do you provide appraisal services for a single item? Yes, we can help you with a single item or entire estate, business or collection. While no project is too big or too small, if the item you want appraised does not warrant the work or expense, we will let you know.
What do you charge me to have my items or assets appraised? Our fees for appraisal services are all inclusive and are charged by the hour or by the project, depending on the scope of the project and your specific needs. Our fees include on-site inspection, assessment, research time and a final appraisal report. We are happy to speak with you regarding the items you are wanting to have appraised, prior to you making any commitment.
For information on our appraisal services or to have your item(s) appraised, submit this form, or call our office today to speak with a personal property appraiser.