Pro-Active services to SafeGuard your possessions and assets in case of a disaster
Professional Appraisals:

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  • General Personal property
  • Antiques, vintage, contemporary items 
  • Furniture, rugs
  • Sterling silver, crystal
  • Fine Art, ceramics, china, figurines
  • Paintings, sculptures
  • Collections- dolls, figurines, Civil War & sports memorabilia
  • Household items and furnishings
  • Machinery & equipment
  • Medical equipment
  • Business appraisals
  • Unusual requests

Reasons for an Appraisal:

  • Estates/ Decedent Estates/ Probate
  • Divorce & Pre-nuptials
  • Insurance
  • Fires, floods, damage
  • Estate & Financial Planning
  • Buy/sell and collectors
  • Asset based lending 
  • Tort Damages
  • IRS contributions (non cash- over $5,000 needs an appraisal).

For specialized appraisals on very rare items, businesses and machinery & equipment, please call us (978) 807-0589 for more information.

We are also open to discuss contract work with Institutions.

We follow strict guidelines set by USPAP (Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice) and NAPA (National Association of Professional Appraisers), and adhere to their Standards of Care. We provide a professional report with thoroughly researched items as a comparison to substantiate our valuations of your personal property.

(Click below to learn more on IRS rules)

IRS Non Cash Charitable Donations

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Before you decide to have something appraised, ask yourself why you need an appraisal.
Is it for Insurance purposes? Divorce? Probate? Decedent Estate? IRS contribution? Buying? Selling?   WHY?
Knowing your reasons, helps us help you better.

Our Fee Schedule:
  1. Per item basis. This is dependant on the item(s), such as; part of a collection, large, small, fragile, accessibility and such. 
  2. Hourly basis - $75-120/hour, depending on the circumstances such as; research, time, rarity of the item(s), Estates, multiple items, etc.
  3. Block discounts. Having an Inventory done at the same time? Contact us for a confidential discussion.

Fees are subject to change without notice, however, we make every effort to inform you when discussing fees.

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We are proud members of the following professional organizations:
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