Accredited Appraisal Services
CUSTOMIZED APPRAISAL SOLUTIONS
Our appraisal team is compromised of a professional accredited expert who is able to provide dependable and confidential services to you and your clients across the country. We are governed by industry accepted standards and offer quick, prompt and courteous services at affordable rates.
We provide a variety of services by a qualified personal property appraiser. Christina has been professionally trained in appraisal theory, principles, procedures, ethics and law. She has over 15 years of experience in the field and prepares our reports to comply with USPAP (Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice) of the Appraisal Foundation (www.appraisalfoundation.org).
The appraisals Christina prepares are clear, concise and customized for your intended use.
We have and can conduct a multitude of business appraisals for financial institutions, bailiffs, trustees, landlords and business owners. The intended use of these appraisals is typically for financing, refinancing, selling or purchasing of a business, to comply with the commercial tenancies act for lockout or distress or bankruptcy. We can assist in determining the value(s) needed for your intended use and can provide affidavits and/or court testimonies on your behalf.
We commonly appraise whole or partial estates for equitable division of assets amongst family members. We also appraise the same for executors looking to calculate estate administration taxes (formerly probate). These appraisals can be valued with a current effective date or retrospectively as of the date of death if requested. Items appraised for estate purposes typically include everything from general household goods, to vehicles, jewelry, business related equipment, recreational equipment, fine art and antiques, collectibles, etc. Our estate appraisals are prepared for your use but do conform with USPAP standards should they be required for review by the Canada Revenue Agency.
In many cases as with many families, members are spread out across vast distances, and today’s family life is extremely busy and taxing. Should you face the challenge of balancing both we can help alleviate the task of taking care of the ‘stuff’ so you can take care of the people. We can arrange for as little or as much assistance as you like and can handle everything from arranging an inventory, an appraisal, removal and sale of the assets, cleaning of home, arranging your real estate appraisal, etc.
If you’re in this boat and not sure where to start give us a call, we’re here for a quick chat or word of advice if you need it.
Our belief is that matrimonial appraisals should be conducted when assistance is required for equitable division of assets and/or expedited mediation. We are sensitive to the divorce process and our goal is to help simply that process and expedite resolution by providing objective and non-biased valuations of assets. Each matrimonial case is unique and we will work closely with you and or your lawyer to make sure we are meeting your specific needs. Our final reports are clear, concise and written using your household terminology making them as user-friendly as possible. Once the report is ready we will also send it to your lawyer immediately via fax or email on your behalf. We have and can be retained by both parties and are able to visit multiple locations. The effective date is typically retrospective using the date of separation for value. Our appraisals to conform to USPAP standards and we are able to testify in court on your behalf if necessary.
Pre-Loss: Most often done for classic cars, fine art and antiques, valuable collections and other unique and valuable items in your home or business. This service is primarily done for an individual or business as per the request of the insurance company. This appraisal aids both parties in coming to appropriate value agreement before loss occurs. We recommend that you update this appraisal as the market and value changes to reflect appropriate premiums and to keep your valuation agreement withstanding (3-5 years is typically sufficient).
Post-Loss: We provide post-loss insurance coverage appraisals for a multitude of chattels for individuals, businesses, insurance companies as well as any third parties involved (moving companies, restoration companies, etc.). These appraisals are typically done with a retrospective effective date as of the date of loss. They are conducted with an objective non-biased opinion of value to assist all parties in settling on an a fair amount. These appraisals are most often hypothetical desktop appraisals.
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We are an independent, locally owned and operated business which caters to a wide variety of clientele across Canada.
The name ‘Haymach’ comes from the names of Kevin & Christina’s three young boys: Hayden, Max & Zach
We travel across Ontario offering customized auction and appraisal services on-site to other businesses. Our head office boasts a large showroom with new restaurant equipment and food service supplies.
We are founded on core values of family, respect, integrity, value and relationships, it’s a fast growing company with an awesome team of knowledgeable helpful and friendly staff who want each customer to leave with something, even if it’s just a smile!