There are many different reasons for Estate Appraisals. Insurance coverage in case of loss, equitable distribution, estate liquidation, or divorce to name a few. With so many reasons for appraisals, it is critical to find professionals who are trustworthy, trained and experienced for this important work.
Many times people come to us with a loved ones jewelry not knowing what is what. Our team of experts can sort through collections and separate costume from the fine jewelry. In fact, we assist many local law firms with estate sorting and appraising. We can do full appraisals for insurance, fair market value appraisals or both. All appraisals are considered legal documents. They include full descriptions of each item, photography and are signed by the appraiser. Rest assured your items are always safe and do not leave our facility.
Are you ready to sell your estate pieces? We are here to guide you through what can be an emotional and overwhelming experience. You need a reputable jeweler to help you navigate selling. We work with estate buyers from all over the country and our gemologists do extensive research on everything.
Just being a part of the jewelry industry does not make us appraisers. At Broer-Freeman we are registered jewelers with the American Gem Society. We also have two experienced GIA graduate gemologists and AGS certified gemologists on staff. We approach your estate with the highest standards, respect and care.