24th Jul 2011
Always have a CMEA perform an equipment appraisal. A Certified Machinery and Equipment Appraisal is defensible, irrefutable, and substantiated.
The equipment appraisal can only be performed by a qualified individual.
8th Jul 2011
An important component of conducting a cost segregation study is to hire a certified machinery and equipment appraiser who can conduct a site inspection and substantiate the value of any equipment or machinery on the property that would fall under the personal property or buildings categories of the cost segregation.
Selling unused equipment allows the owner to free up cash to invest elsewhere in the business. more
1st Jul 2011
Because the auction company potentially has a vested interest in the outcome of the auction, their appraisal is not unbiased, which could result in an inaccurate appraisal. more
Hypothetical conditions assume conditions contrary to known facts about physical, legal, or economic conditions, or about conditions or facts lying outside the observable scope of discussion or analysis, such as market conditions or trends known to be contrary to known conditions.
18th Jun 2011
Forced liquidation value, also known as auction value, assumes that a business owner – the seller – is being forced to sell his machinery, equipment, and other assets. more
An orderly liquidation value is based on the idea that a company can afford to sell off its assets to the highest bidder. more
11th Jun 2011
As President, John has trained more than 400 appraisers in the U.S., Canada, Puerto Rico, Australia, Ireland, Norway, Saudi Arabia, and Singapore.
We are committed to preserving the public trust and educating the public on how to protect themselves when it comes to getting accurate machinery and equipment values. more