AGREEMENT made this
(Owner) located at
, State Zipcode and Claudia Miller, (Appraiser) of
The Antiques Appraiser,
North Palm Beach, Florida 33403, Call Direct 561 603 5471 .
It is agreed as follows:
1. SERVICES. Appraiser will perform an appraisal of the
items located at based upon the terms of
2. PURPOSE. The purpose and function of the appraisal is
to establish Value on the subject property for
3. PRIMARY DUTIES. Appraiser will inspect, research and
provide documentation and photos on the items appraised. Copies of
such will be available for Owner and Appraiser. A charge will be
made in accordance to the prevailing rate of custom printing for
additional prints or copies of documentation requested by the
Owner to be delivered with the appraisal or in the future.
4. PRIMARY DUTIES. Appraiser will establish the value on
items located at the above location. The value of the items will
be determined using the following criteria: The current
established market value of items; based on the characteristics of
value and elements of quality, most active marketplace, and
comparable sales; through research and methodology performed by
the Appraiser. The appraisal is the educated opinion of the
Appraiser and she will not advocate a value higher than that
established by using the above method. Appraiser will, however,
defend her position in regard to the value of a particular item.
5. Any verifiable error in regard to a particular item
listed in the appraisal will be corrected and the time spent on
the correction will be at the appraiser's expense.
6. RESTRICTIONS. Unless otherwise stated this appraisal
will serve only as a means of establishing the value of each
particular item and not as a proof of the authenticity of an item
and have no limited interest conveyed other than those stated in
8. MANNER OF PAYMENT. Services rendered at the flat rate One
Hundred and Fifty Dollars per hour with a retainer fee in
the amount of ______________________________payable upon signing
of the agreement. The balance of fee shall be paid upon receipt of
statement notifying final stages of appraisal work. The Appraiser
shall then mail the appraisal document to the Owner upon receipt.
9. PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITY.
Nothing in this Agreement shall be construed to interfere with
or otherwise effect the rendering of services by Appraiser in
accordance with her independent and professional judgement.
Appraiser shall perform her services substantially in accordance
with the Principals and the Codes of Ethics of the American
Society of Appraisers, Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal
Practice, The Appraisers Association of America.
10. OBLIGATION TO GIVE COMPETENT SERVICE.
It is unethical for an appraiser to claim or imply that she
has professional qualifications which she does not possess or to
state her qualifications in a form which may be subject to
erroneous interpretation. Collaboration between appraisers and
special professionals is sometimes necessary to expedite the
completion of work or to obtain the benefits of combined judgment
or combined data. The principal appraiser builds her final
conclusions on these contributions, taking responsibility for the
final result but subject to the validity of the underlying or
11. ENTIRE AGREEMENT. This instrument, the Appraisal
Agreement contains the entire agreement between Owner and
Appraiser in regard to this appraisal and any agreement or
representation respecting the appraisal or the duties of either
the Owner or Appraiser in relation thereto that is not expressly
set forth in this Agreement is null and void.
12. PARTICIPATION OF OWNER. The Owner will provide the
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the parties will execute this document on
the ______ day of ___________________ 2016.
Claudia Miller, Appraiser