In addition to his valuation work and further utilising his extensive, broad-based expertise David also offers a freelance cataloguing service to auctioneering firms in the north of England.
From his office close to Harrogate and Ripon in North Yorkshire, David travels to customers throughout the country and internationally.
David will tailor your valuation to meet your specific requirements, whether an entire house contents or a small collection.
David is a valuer on the Approved Services list of many of the leading insurance companies.
A comprehensive inventory of your house contents will give you the confidence of having an accurate record of your belongings and confirmation that your level of insurance cover is appropriate.Read More
This is an informal style of valuation which takes a maximum of two hours, designed to assess that your insurance cover is appropriate and balanced.Read More
Although not a legal requirement, a valuation for Inheritance Tax purposes may result in a significant cost saving to clients following the death of a relative or dependant – see FAQs.Read More
Clients with an interest in buying or selling antiques often require guidance on proposed purchases or on the best means of sale. David, with his independent status, can offer impartial advice in this respectRead More
David will be pleased to assist and advise clients on the best means of disposal of unwanted possessions. His many years of experience and his wide-ranging expertise uniquely qualify him to offer you the best advice with regard to sale.Read More
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“Many thanks indeed for the splendidly-presented valuation of our house contents. It was a painless exercise for us …”
Whether handling a full house contents or a single item, David takes particular care to discuss and ascertain each client’s unique requirements and to tailor the style of the valuation accordingly.
Illustrations of items valued and/or room and interior shots are offered in personalised CD form as an optional part of the valuation package.
Fees are based on time taken, not as a percentage of sums valued; typically this can range from a minimum of £150 up to £500 for a full day.
There is no additional charge for research or travel, except in exceptional circumstances; nor is VAT chargeable. Read More