Appraisal Consultation: FREE OF CHARGE
By appointment our professional jewelry appraiser will meet with you free of charge and separate authentic from faux jewelry, access your needs along with which items should be appraised, and quote the fees to properly appraise your items to properly service your needs.
Insurance Appraisal Review: FREE OF CHARGE
By appointment a full appraisal review will be conducted on your existing appraisal documents and they will be scored for completeness based on proper appraisal standards to access your exposure to risk in the event of an insurance casualty.
Full narrative appraisal to properly protect you and minimize your risk exposure in the case of an insurance casualty. Includes lifetime updates (regardless of geographic distance) including processing a basic insurance claim in the case of an insurance casualty. This also includes a one-time free transfer of title when the item is given to an immediate family member
Properly authored insurance appraisals should be updated at least every two years.
Insurance Claim Assessment:
This report accesses your damaged or missing jewelry item(s) and cost to repair / replace. The fee for this report is credited back if you use Weinstein’s for the repair / replacement
Insurance Claimant Expert:
Because its critical that you have your own expert witness appraiser when the insurance policy contract “appraisal clause” has been initiated on an insurance claim.
If you need to verify the quality and quantity of jewelry item(s) that have been replaced by an insurance company supplier after an insurance causality to verify that indemnification has been met.
This provides you with the Fair Market Value Range giving you working numbers to aide in your dividing and distributing jewelry in an equitable manner.
This provides you with the Marketable Value Range giving you working numbers to aide in your decision to sell jewelry items.
Comparison For Purchase:
If you are considering purchasing or have purchased jewelry item(s) this gives you a third party opinion of quantity and quality as well as the working numbers based on the appropriate market area and market level for the item(s) giving you information to aide in your purchasing decision.
If you are wanting a third party opinion as to the quality and quantity of item(s) of jewelry to access and confirm the item(s) are as represented by the seller.
A self contained appraisal report at fair market value prepared for the IRS for accessing tax liability.
A self contained appraisal report at fair market value prepared for funding a trust with jewelry.
A self contained appraisal report at fair market value prepared for the IRS for accessing the tax liability deduction for the donated jewelry item(s)
A self contained appraisal report at fair market value prepared for the IRS for accessing the tax liability deductions for significant uncovered jewelry loss
If you are looking to loan money on or borrow money against jewelry item(s) this provides you or the lender information for aide in the decision to loan money against item(s) held as collateral.
Dissolution Of Marriage:
This provides you or the courts with the Fair Market Value (or other directions of value as deem appropriate by the court having jurisdiction) giving working numbers to aide in the division of assents during a divorce.
This report accesses your damaged or missing jewelry item(s) and cost to repair / replace that are not covered by an insurance policy. The fee for this report is credited back if you use Weinstein’s for the repair / replacement
This report accesses your damaged diamonds or colored gemstones and the cost to recut the damaged stones that are not covered by an insurance policy. The fee for this report is credited back if you use Weinstein’s for the recutting.
Misc. Legal Appraisals (E.G. Conversion, Fraud, Etc.)
If you are the victim of conversion, fraud or other legal actions. These services include the appraisal report, depositions, testimony, and trial preparation.
We are professional, trained Gemologist Appraisers. We do not give verbal “Appraisals” as they lack the proper authentication, evaluation, research standards, methodology, and valuation research necessary to properly service the needs of the client. Any appraisal conducted without following proper appraisal methodology is reckless and an act of gross professional misconduct on the part of the “appraiser”.
Offers To Purchase: FREE OF CHARGE
If you have jewelry items, diamonds or gemstones you are looking to sell or to get a discrete collateral loan on we will gladly provide you with an offer. While it is not a “Verbal Appraisal” it is what people are most often seeking out when asking for a “Verbal Appraisal”