Choosing an Appraisal Firm

Choosing an Appraisal Firm

When selecting an appraisal firm, you should consider the following factors:

  1. Will the appraisal firm take the time to understand your business through discussions and site visits?
  2. Does the appraisal firm have the ability to meet your deadline?
  3. Does the appraisal firm have the resources available to understand your company’s industry and current market conditions?
  4. Does the appraisal firm have transaction experience allowing them to understand the market and how deals get done?
  5. Does the appraisal firm understand the accounting or tax rules which the valuation is intended to comply with?
  6. Will the appraisal firm apply a team of analysts and managers to be sure every perspective is considered?
  7. Does the appraisal firm have a good working relationship with your advisors (auditor, lawyer, etc.)?

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