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Contact us toll free (877) 255-5445

We are happy to answer any questions you may have about our appraisal services, presentations, class information and fees. We charge an hourly rate for our services, but information about our services is free, of course.

If you are not sure if you need an appraisal, please visit the "Appraise it yourself" page or use the drop-down menu on the right. We have lots of information along with sources for you to value your pieces. There is a table of contents on the right.

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We return phones calls within one business day. If you send a contact request from this website and do not receive an answer promptly, please call us toll free at (877) 255-5445. 


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Just looking for basic information?

You can find basic information about our appraisal services on the Appraisal services and products  page of this website.

  • You will find general appraisal information
  • A few things to think about before you call a certified appraiser
  • Donation appraisals
  • Help with donation values and IRS reporting requirements

Do you need help with a single item?

Visit the Appraise-it-yourself page of our website for information about jewelry, silver, furniture, fine art and pottery.

Need to know where to sell?

Try the where to sell page of our website.


We provide personal property appraisals in the Southern California (ca) area including Orange County, Los Angeles (la) County, Riverside County, the Conejo Valley, the San Gabriel Valley, the Coachella Valley,  San Bernardino County and most areas of the Inland Empire. Below are some examples of the cities we service in each county.   Orange County, ca include:  Huntington Beach, Orange, Anaheim, Irvine,  and all surrounding cities. In Los Angeles County, ca we service: Los Angeles, Woodland Hills, Glendale, Encino, and all surrounding cities). Our service locations in San Bernardino County, ca include: San Bernardino, Redlands, Upland, Montclair, and Chino Hills. Cities in Riverside, the Inland Empire, and nearby locations in the Coachella Valley include Corona, Norco, Palm Springs, Desert Hot Springs, and Palm Desert,  Please feel free to call us about services in your area. We do not charge for travel time.