Certified Personal Property Appraiser
We are pleased to assist families, individuals, attorneys and businesses in the Chattanooga TN area and surrounding counties with their transition, conservatorship, liquidation and/or appraisal requirements.
When Do You Need an Appraisal ?
** Dale Smith has completed the coursework and continuing education and is a member in good standing with the Certified Appraisers Guild of America (CAGA). He is also USPAP certified **
Equal Distribution Appraisal
We begin the appraisal process with an on-site examination of your valued assets. We will then inventory and photograph the items while noting details and evaluating the overall condition. Thorough market research including past sales and history of the item is conducted off-site to ensure proper valuation. Clients are provided an appraisal report containing the following:
As a certified personal property appraiser, Dale Smith and The Estate Troopers offer a personalized service to accommodate every client. Whether you are a senior relocating to another state or a family member helping with the sale of a loved one’s belongings, we can help you make the best plan to liquidate your items. We recognize that each situation is unique and after your personal and professional consultation, we will formulate a plan to accommodate your needs while earning the most for you. Our professionals can assist you with the following:
All sales are conducted on-site in a timely manner to minimize stress and maximize your returns.
You or a loved one may, at some point, decide that it is time to move into a smaller home (also known as downsizing). This can be a challenging and overwhelming task to organize and sort through years of memories and personal items.The certified and experienced professionals at The Estate Troopers are available to help you in the organizing and sale of your personal belongings so your items can fit into a smaller space. First we will have a personal consultation with you to plan the sale and go through the items you wish to sell. After the plans are made, we will take over and coordinate the sale. The Estate Troopers will operate the sale on-site in an efficient manner so as to maximize your profits and to minimize your stress. During the downsizing process, you can expect us to do the following:
Estate Troopers gave me the comfort of family when my family wasn't there. I can never say thank you enough. May your lives be blessed and your business prosper in the years to come with many more happy stories and letters of recommendation from your other Estate Trooper clients . P. McCurry
Thanks for everything you have done for us. I will be more than happy to recommend you to any future prospective clients. D. Miller
Estate Troopers helped close out my aunt's estate on short notice when we were in a real time crunch. A couple years later, I used them again when I decided to move and downsize my own estate. Honest and thorough folks. S. Whelchel
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Saturday: By appointment