Expert Auto Appraisals has been serving all areas of Florida since 2010. We specialize in all types of auto appraisal and inspection services. The services include pre purchase inspection, fair market value, total loss appraisal, motorcycle appraisal, diminished value, expert witness, and umpire services. The first choice as your Florida Auto Appraiser.
There are many reasons to have an appraisal, however the single most important reason is to protect the investment you have made or the one you’re considering. This could be relevant with a vehicle that you own and is involved in an accident or dispute. Additionally, it could also be relevant with a vehicle you’re considering the purchase of. We have extensive experience with all types of vehicles and the circumstances surrounding disputes of value.
Expert Auto Appraisals has experience with all types of automobiles, motorcycles, and custom constructed vehicles. Though Florida is our regular service area, we perform services throughout the United States, Canada, and Europe. Please contact 772.621.2622 or contact us to discuss your inspection or appraisal needs.
Classic and Special Interest Auto Inspection
Inspection and appraisal services of classic, American Muscle, Ferrari, Corvette, Porsche, Shelby, and all like vintage cars from around the world is what Expert Auto Appraisals has built its business on. Over the last 10 years, we have traveled extensively throughout North America and Europe. For this reason, inspecting some great cars, and several not so great cars. The travel has taken our travel has taken us to hundreds of dealers, brokers, restoration shops, and collections. Therefore, giving a unique perspective on all aspects of the collector car hobby, and the professionals within. Here’s a link to review some past vehicles from our recent work.
We have performed our inspection and appraisal services at Mecum, Barrett-Jackson, RM Sotheby’s, Russo and Steele, Gooding & Co., and Bonhams auctions throughout the United States.
The value of collector cars is often confusing. The nuances that allow one example to trade for double the value of a like example can difficult to interpret. There are several factors that can contribute to significant swings in value and often can only be determined through inspection. Expert Auto Appraisals regularly assists in determining the value of a vehicle, but most importantly the value of the vehicle that you were considering to you, our client.
Total Loss Appraisal Services – All Areas of Florida
Once an insurance company determines a vehicle to be a total loss, parties must agree on the value. The value offered may be different than the vehicles value for a reasonable or comparable replacement. In this event, the Appraisal Clause of insurance policy gives the insured the ability to hire an appraiser to perform an appraisal. The insurance will hire an independent as well. In this case, the appraisers from both sides will then negotiate the claim, often quickly determining an accurate, fair market value before the loss. In the event that the appraisers cannot reach an agreement, and umpire will be needed to render a final value. The Total Loss Appraisal Services of Expert Auto Appraisals has successfully handled countless claims for our clients. We also provide umpire services for Florida appraiser disputes. Call 772.621.2622 or contact for more information.
Motorcycle Appraisals – Total Loss
Motorcycle appraisals are an important part of our services. The needs of our clients most often revolve around a value dispute with an insurance carrier. All too often, after a loss, and many times due to theft. Disputes of value are often surrounding the optional equipment or accessory’s that have been installed. A proper appraisal performed prior to loss can minimize these disputes. In the event a motorcycle is determined to be a total loss by insurance company, parties must agree on the value. The value offered may be different than the vehicles value for a reasonable and comparable replacement. In this event, the Appraisal Clause of the policy gives the insured the ability to hire an appraiser to negotiate the claim. Call 772.621.2622 or contact for more information. Motorcycle Appraiser Services in Florida and all areas of the United States.
Diminished Value Appraisal
The Diminished Value Appraisal is a very important part of the services provided by Expert Auto Appraisals. Diminished value is the loss of value that a vehicle has sustained due to an event or accident. Most often, this is the result of an accident. For this reason, the review of a vehicles pre-loss condition and history are all factors in determining any adjustment in the marketplace. Additionally, the severity of the event are considerations. Expert Auto Appraisals is the best choice of a Florida auto appraiser to provide an expert opinion to the effect of an event on a vehicle value. More info
Expert Witness Services
Unfortunately, many vehicle value disputes end up in a lawsuit. The reasons are infinite, but often due to diminished value, estate, divorce, or many other possible reasons. Expert Auto Appraisals has served as an expert witness on multiple occasions. We regularly consult attorneys representing both plaintiffs and defendants on matters involving vehicle value, diminished value, and transaction misrepresentation. Our Expert Witness services are balanced between cases representing both plaintiff and defendants.
In many insurance disputes, the appraisal clause of a policy used to allow appraisers to negotiate the value of the vehicle. As soon as its determined the appraisers are unable to reach an agreement, the next step is the selection of an umpire. The selection of an umpire is often another professional appraiser, with experience in the determination of value. Expert Auto Appraisals is available to act as an impartial umpire to review both appraiser’s opinions, and render a final and binding conclusion.
Call us today at 772.621.2622 or complete your request online at Order Appraisal