CLASSIC CAR APPRAISALS

Michigan Automotive Inspection Services provides vehicle appraisal services for clients located in Michigan, Illinois, Indiana and Ohio. Our appraisals provide our clients with a clear assessment of fair market value for their classic car. Our appraisal reports follow guidelines set forth in the Uniform Standards of the Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP), ensuring clear, objective and ethical vehicle appraisals for our clients. Contact us to learn more about obtaining an appraisal for your vehicle.

Who Needs a Vehicle Appraisal?

 

We provide our clients with appraisals to meet a variety of needs. Some of the most common reasons our clients desire a vehicle appraisal include:

 

  • Insurance Valuations- Necessary when seeking appropriate coverage or making claims.

  • Estate Planning and/or Valuation Concerns

  • Obtaining Financing for Purchase

  • Cases involving fraud or vehicle mis-representation

  • Divorce 

  • Donation

Why choose appraisal services from MAIS?

 

With an appraisal from MAIS, you can be assured to receive individual, personalized and confidential service. We will take the time to understand your specific reasons for obtaining an appraisal. We also respect our client's need for discretion and desire for privacy, which is why we do not advertise the past or present clients and collections we work with. With our extensive knowledge of the classic car market, we use several different metrics, not just "book values" to arrive at an appraised value you can depend on. We have successfully defended every appraisal we have produced that has been challenged in litigation related to classic cars, helping to successfully secure judgments in favor of our clients. To provide the most accurate appraisal possible, our appraisal services do require an in-person vehicle assessment. We do not appraise vehicles by photographs or through on-line listings. Our appraisals start at $295, plus travel. Contact us for more information or to schedule your appraisal.