To appraise is to provide an estimate of value.
Appraisals are based on physical condition, age, make and model, authenticity, possibly provenance, desirability, scarcity, uses, obsolescence and market and economic conditions. They may possibly include transportation and/or removal costs.
The kinds of appraisals that are performed by Abraxas staff are:
General household - for the purposes of probate, divorce and bankruptcy.
Business - for the purposes of bankruptcy or probate.