Personal Property Appraisals

Hiring a professional appraiser can make all the difference

As veterans of the auction industry, we offer timely and accurate valuation services for your merchandise as well as appraisal review for appraisals performed by another appraiser in compliance with professional valuation standards. The types of value we review include fair market value, forced liquidation, retail replacement value, orderly liquidation value, scrap value, and salvage value. The intended use for an appraisal corresponds with the different types of value.

We specialize in appraisals of:

  • Heavy machinery
  • Office furniture
  • Welders
  • Woodshop equipment
  • General shop equipment
  • Compressors
  • Metal shop equipment
  • Forklifts
  • AV equipment
  • Musical instruments
  • Lawn equipment
  • Manlifts
  • Cafeteria/restaurant equipment
  • Computer equipment
  • Portable office/classroom buildings
  • Automotive shop equipment
  • Student furniture
  • Specialty items
  • Laboratory equipment




Common reasons for an appraisal:

  • Insurance
  • Estates
  • Gift
  • Private sale
  • Business valuation
  • Financing
  • Trust
  • Planning
  • Acquisition
  • Auction
  • SBA loans
  • Retirement planning  
  • Probate
  • Tax purpose
  • 1031 exchange
  • Distribution 
  • Cost segregation
  • Sarbanes-Oxley
  • Dissolution (divorce)
  • Equitable division
  • Donation
  • Partnership
  • Buy/sell agreement
  • Estate planning
  • Litigation    

An appraiser must not disclose any confidential information or appraisal results to anyone other than the client, parties authorized by the client, state appraiser regulatory agency, third party only by due process of law, or authorized professional peer review committee.

Confidential information is information that is “classified as confidential or private by applicable law or regulation” or specifically “identified by the client as confidential when providing it to an appraiser” and as noted not publicly available. (USPAP Ethic Rule)

USPAP-compliant appraisals
Our lead appraiser is an industry-recognized expert who strives to deliver the most accurate and professional USPAP appraisals. She has achieved the Graduate of Personal Property (GPPA) designation of the National Auctioneers Association (NAA) and is 2018/2019 USPAP Compliant with over 35 years of experience in the auction industry.

The Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) are the generally accepted standards for professional appraisal practice in the United States. USPAP contains standards for all types of appraisal services including real property, personal property, business valuation, and mass appraisal. The purpose of USPAP is to promote and maintain a high level of public trust in appraisal practice by establishing requirements for appraisers. (Definition from the Appraisal Foundation).

Contact our team

Address:         Appraisal Analysis Team, LLC.
                        18810 Juergen Rd.
                        Tomball, Texas 77377

Office:             281-357-4977

Nationwide:     800-243-1113

Confidential email:

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