Six reasons for a Realtor to have a personal property Appraiser on call

Six reasons for a Realtor to have a personal property Appraiser on call

Here are six reasons why Realtors should consider having a personal property Appraiser on their team. A well-meaning friend or relative is unlikely to have the specific suite of skills that an accredited appraiser will bring to the table. In brief: 1) An accredited Appraiser can help the family decide where to begin with the…

Trash? Or treasure?

Trash? Or treasure?

We are all familiar with the expression, ‘One man’s trash is another man’s treasure’. It really doesn’t get any more complicated than that. People discard things, and they may be just what someone else was looking for. Over the last several months I have posted about items and experiences I have encountered as an appraiser….

‘Just tell me what it’s worth based on what you see!’ Verbal assessment vs written appraisal…again…

‘Just tell me what it’s worth based on what you see!’ Verbal assessment vs written appraisal…again…

Recently I was contacted by a potential client who wanted an appraisal done on antiques that are a draw for their hospitality-based business. They wished to learn the antiques’ value to help determine if they wanted to sell them individually or as business assets. Sounded like an interesting assignment, especially as I have several contacts…