Prestige Estate Services

Austin, Texas's Personal Property Appraisers

Austin, Texas's Personal Property Appraisers, Fine Art Appraisers & Antique Appraisers

In the heart of Austin, Texas, next to great music and deep south tradition is our team of expert appraisers.  Our IRS-qualified appraisers are standing by, eager to uncover the stories and value behind your treasured art pieces and antiques. Let us guide you through an insightful journey of appraisal, tailored just for you.  We can help with estate tax appraisals, IRS charitable donation appraisals, insurance appraisals, divorce settlement proceedings, expert witness testimony and more.

Our appraisers are ISA, ASA, or AAA members and are I.R.S. qualified.

Austin's Leading Authority in Personal Property Appraiser Excellence

We are Austin's foremost appraisal company, where unparalleled expertise converges with genuine local familiarity. We have worked with some of the biggest names known to Austin, Texas.  With decades of experience, our team is composed of professionals accredited by elite organizations such as the American Society of Appraisers (ASA) and the International Society of Appraisers (ISA). We extend beyond simple valuations; we are your steadfast companions in the personal property appraisal industry. Detailed Estate Valuations, Insurance Documentation Appraisals, IRS-Accepted Charitable Donation Appraisals, Fair Distribution Appraisals for Divorce or Inheritance Situations, Advanced Online Appraisals for Antiques, Art & Collectibles, Custom-Tailored Appraisal Services for Specific Requirements

Meet Our Team Of Experienced Appraisers

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From the heart of Texas to any location nationwide, our commitment is to serve your unique needs with precision and integrity. Our appraisers embody professionalism, continuously enhancing their knowledge to stay at the forefront of the appraisal industry.

Why choose us? Our team is passionate about their craft, striving for excellence and honesty in every service we offer. We recognize the unique stories and values behind each item, delivering accurate and respectful appraisals throughout the city and the surrounding hill country areas.

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Our expertise covers a wide range of items, including but not limited to contemporary and historical art, furniture, collectibles, and much more. We cater to the diverse needs of the community, ensuring personalized and precise appraisal services for every client.

Whether it's the serene neighborhoods of West Lake Hills or the bustling streets of South Congress, our appraisers are equipped to provide unparalleled service. We specialize in art and antique appraisals, understanding the importance of accuracy and care in assessing valuable collections.

For those in dynamic areas like East Austin or The Domain, our services extend to collectibles and memorabilia, recognizing the significance and stories behind each piece. Additionally, we offer essential IRS Estate Tax Appraisal Services, vital for estate planning, probate, and downsizing, ensuring compassionate and comprehensive evaluations across the city.

Our capacity for Specialty and Custom Appraisals means we can assess a broad array of unique items, from high-end fashion to local artisan crafts, with the expertise and discretion they require.

Art enthusiasts and collectors in Austin's thriving art scene will find our customized appraisal services indispensable, providing accurate valuations for insurance, estate planning, or personal collections. We have a deep understanding of both the local and global art markets, offering evaluations that are insightful and personalized.

As we navigate changing times, Prestige Estate Services remains committed to supporting our community's clients through both remote and in-person appraisals, ensuring accessibility and convenience.

Our growth from modest beginnings to a leading appraisal service in Austin reflects our unwavering dedication to client satisfaction and quality service. Our success is largely driven by referrals, a testament to the trust and confidence placed in us by estate attorneys, tax planners, and individuals alike.  So if you're searching for an 'antique appraiser near me' or an 'art appraiser near me' you have come to the right place.

We handle each task with efficiency and precision, producing USPAP-compliant reports that meet the highest standards. Whether facing an estate, divorce, or simply seeking to understand the value of your possessions, Prestige Estate Services is here to provide expert guidance and appraisal services.

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1. How does Prestige Estate Services stand out in appraisal needs?

Prestige Estate Services distinguishes itself with a blend of local knowledge and over 80 years of combined expertise. Our appraisers are certified by leading organizations, ensuring accurate valuations tailored to Austin's distinctive market and cultural heritage.

2. What variety of appraisal services does Prestige Estate Services offer?

Our services span comprehensive estate valuations, insurance documentation, IRS-compliant charitable donation reports, fair distribution appraisals for divorce or inheritance, expert online appraisals for antiques and collectibles, and tailored services for unique appraisal needs.

3. How are items appraised by Prestige Estate Services and what items are included?

We appraise a broad spectrum of items, from contemporary art and vintage furniture to jewelry and collectibles. Our process involves a detailed examination, either in-person or remotely, ensuring every item's value is accurately captured according to industry standards.

4. Can Prestige Estate Services assist with appraisals for insurance claims or legal disputes?

Absolutely. Our appraisals are crafted to meet the needs of insurance claims, estate planning, divorce settlements, and legal disputes, ensuring all reports are compliant with the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP).

5. What makes an appraisal from Prestige Estate Services in Austin compliant for IRS or charitable donations?

Our appraisals for charitable donations are IRS-compliant, detailed, and meet all federal requirements, making them fully prepared for tax purposes. Our experienced team ensures that every appraisal report meets the specific guidelines and standards set forth by the IRS.

6. How does the valuation process for downsizing or estate liquidation work with Prestige Estate Services?

For clients looking to downsize or manage estate liquidations, our appraisal services offer a clear understanding of the value of their items, assisting in making informed decisions. We provide accurate, professional valuations that can guide sales, donations, or distributions.

7. What is the cost of getting an appraisal done by Prestige Estate Services?

The cost of an appraisal varies based on the scope of work, the type of items being appraised, and the required research. Please visit our pricing page to get a better understanding. We offer a preliminary consultation to discuss your specific needs and provide a tailored quote based on the services you require.

8. How long does it take to complete an appraisal with Prestige Estate Services?

The timeline for completing an appraisal can vary depending on the number of items and the type of appraisal needed. Generally, we strive to complete appraisals efficiently, with most projects finalized within a few weeks from the initial consultation but we do have some busier times of year so reach out to us for our most recent schedule of availability.

9. Are remote appraisals available through Prestige Estate Services?

Yes, we offer remote appraisal services for clients who prefer this option or when circumstances require it. This flexible approach ensures that our client's needs are met with the same level of accuracy and professionalism as our in-person appraisals.

10. How can I get started with an appraisal from Prestige Estate Services in Austin?

Starting is easy. Contact us directly at (512) 489-1717 or submit your inquiry through our website. We'll discuss your needs, explain our services, and schedule a convenient time to begin the appraisal process, ensuring a seamless and professional experience from start to finish.

Getting Started Is Easy

For inquiries or to begin the appraisal process, contact us at (512) 489-1717 or submit your details through our website's Contact Us page. We are ready to assist with professionalism and expertise, offering tailored solutions to meet your or your client's appraisal needs right here in the heart of Austin, Texas.

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Where to Start

Dive into our broad array of personal property appraisal services right here in Austin, TX. Not quite sure which appraisal you need? No worries—start your journey with us, and we'll guide you to the ideal Texas-sized appraisal solution that matches your unique needs, all with a touch of local Austin flair.

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Antique Appraisers

Our Austin office boasts certified ISA CAPP appraisers with a deep knowledge of antiques, adding that Lone Star State expertise to each assessment. Whether you need an appraisal for fine art, coins, ephemera, or other treasures for insurance reasons, Prestige Estate Services stands ready to offer the crucial expertise with a true Texas touch.

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Online Photo Evaluation

Smooth, Handy, and Budget-Friendly. Our online photo valuation offers a straightforward way to identify your items and assess their preliminary value, right from the comfort of Austin, TX. Keep in mind, these initial evaluations aren't official appraisals but serve as an essential first step on your appraisal path.

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Home Inventory & Valuations

Often, families and organizations such as banks, trust companies, attorneys, and courts require formal, official appraisal documents for estate tax matters. No matter where you are in Austin, TX, we are fully prepared to meet your needs.

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We’d love to discuss your specific estate sale and appraisal needs.

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Austin Texas Branch

From our Austin office, we cover a vast expanse around the Austin and Hill Country area.

We're open to discussing projects in other areas too, so please reach out to see if we can assist you.


1108 Lavaca St Ste 110, Austin, TX 78701


Other Locations

We have a presence in seven cities across the U.S., and we’re always expanding.