Pro-Active services to SafeGuard your possessions and assets in case of a disaster
About Us

Mission Statement 
To provide solutions that SafeGuard the possessions and assets of our clients by offering services such as: home inventory, professional appraisals of general personal property, assistance with non-legal matters of estate planning & settlement, background checks and driving records. 
New England Inventory & Appraisal Services strives to achieve this mission by providing a comprehensive service that allows our clients to feel SAFE with your best interests in mind as we: 
Guide – our clients to a personalized solution
Understand – the wishes of our clients
Advocate – for and support the needs of our clients
Resolve – any non-legal matters on behalf of our clients
Deliver – the finest service and to know that we have

Peter W. Yvanovich, SPA. Founder/ President 

Entrepreneur. Peter has Sales & Marketing, Inventory and Appraisal experience spanning 35 years. He is the Founder of New England Inventory & Appraisal Services. He holds an SPA designation-Senior Professional Appraiser, from the National Association of Professional Appraisers (NAPA) Boston, MA, of which he is the elected President for the association. Peter is a Notary Public for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, his commission expires in 2018. His mission is to help individuals and companies SafeGuard their possessions, businesses and assets, by finding unique solutions. His network of "Best of Breed" Partners and Alliances with Professional expertise help businesses and individuals. He was educated at a private boarding school in England and moved to the US over 30 years ago.

Peter has valued and appraised for many law firms, insurance companies, lending institutions and individuals. His experience includes items such as; antiques, furniture, art, pottery, collections, household items, sports memorabilia, fine art, paintings, prints, sculpture, comic books, toys, books, clocks, silver, machinery & equipment, china, rugs, toys and ephemera. Peter also performs "Antiques Appraisal Day events" at independent/assisted/nursing facilities throughout eastern Massachusetts. Click on the Roadshow Events page to see schedule.

Client Specialties: 
Attorneys (Estate, Family, Elder Law)
Insurance companies
Public & Private Adjusters
Commercial banking officers
Property & Casualty insurance brokers
Home Owners
Personal Representatives/ Executors[trix] 
Professional Organizers
Professional move management companies
 
Leadership Positions: 
President, New England Inventory & Appraisal Services, Inc.
President, National Association of Professional Appraisers
Past President, Resources for Seniors
Past Outreach coordinator for NAIPC (National Aging In Place Council)
 
Professional Credentials: 
Certificate of Study in Standards, Theory, Methods & Practices- National Association of Professional Appraisers (NAPA)
Certificate of Study in Advanced Appraisal Practices- National Association of Professional Appraisers (NAPA)- Senior Professional designation
ASA (American Society of Appraisers) ARM 201- Appraisal Review and Management [Mass Board of Real Estate Appraisers Approval #10030067, 27 hours CEU]
Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) certified
Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) 2010/11 update course certified
Certificate of Study in Standards, Ethics & Methods - The Inventory Institute [Certified Home Inventory Professional] (CHIP)
Notary Public- Commonwealth of Massachusetts 
Professional Ski Instructors of America (PSIA) Level II certified, CS1 (Children's Specialist)
United States Ski & Snowboard Association (USSA) Level I Race certified
 
Education: 
BA Fine Arts, University of Santo Thomas, Philippines
Advanced certification for Senior Appraiser - National Association of Professional Appraisers (NAPA)
Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) certified
ASA (American Society of Appraisers) ARM 201- Appraisal Review and Management [Mass Board of Real Estate Appraisers Approval #10030067, 27 hours CEU]
Certified Home Inventory Professional (CHIP)
Advisory & Certification Past Board Member 2010 - The Inventory Institute
 
Memberships: 
National Association of Professional Appraisers (NAPA)
National Aging in Place Council (NAIPC)
American Association of Notaries
Metro West Senior Service Network
Boston North Senior Service Network group 

Central Mass (Worcester) Senior Service Network (Chair)

Senior Services Resource Council

Newton-Needham N3G network group
In-town Network group
Newton Interagency group
Various local Chamber of Commerce groups
Professional Ski Instructors of America (PSIA)
United States Ski & Snowboard Association (USSA)
Contact Peter at (978) 807-0589. peter@newenglandinventory.com

Proud Partners and Affiliates

Roger Durkin - Durkin Law (Boston, MA) http://www.durkinlawpc.com/ 

Eliott Lisak - Home & Away Residential Services (Hollywood, FL) http://homeawayresidentialservices.com/

Aimee Berrent - A Matter of Brilliance (Needham, MA) http://www.ambappraisal.com/

Wayne Tuiskula - Central Mass Auctions, Inc. (Worcester, MA) http://centralmassauctions.com/

Carol DeRienzo - SolaceRNovations (Northborough, MA) http://www.solacern.com/contact-us/

 

New England Inventory & Appraisal Services