specialties include Antique Furniture; Business,
Industrial, and Commercial Liquidations; Estate Sales;
Duane Hill is a member of the International Society of
Appraisers (ISA). As a member of this organization, he
completed three courses covering the following:
Appraisal principles and business practices.
Appraisal ethics, report writing standards,
uniform standards of professional appraisal practice,
identification and authentication, market and value
research and analysis, and legal issues.
Appraisal report writing.
He has also taken advanced courses, one of which
included heavy equipment. He also is a Certified
Appraisers Guild of America (CAGA) Certified Appraiser.
All appraisals are done using government recognized
Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP).
Duane is also a member of the National Auctioneers
Association and Certified Auctioneer's Institute and is
an internationally known specialist in antique
furniture, ivory, and Alaska native arts. He has
extensive knowledge of European furniture and American
furniture from the 19th and 20th
century. He has
been buying and selling antiques and
art since 1967 and has bought and sold millions of
dollars worth of goods.
To arrange for an appraisal call us at 349-7078 in the
Anchorage, Alaska area, or 1-877-349-7078 outside
All appraisals are impartial and confidential.
Normal Business Hours 9:00am-6:00pm Mon-Fri
=$200.00 per hour
Outside These Hours
=$300.00 per hour
Research (if necessary)
= $200 per hour
Office Support (Data Entry) or Extra Staff Member
Normal Business Hours, 9:00am-6:00pm Mon-Fri
= $60.00 per hour
= $5.00 each
= $0.15 per page
Appraisal time is calculated from port to port, which is
from the moment the appraiser leaves the shop to his
return. Travel outside Anchorage is negotiable with the
appraiser. Appraisals must be picked up within 10 days
of completion. After 10 days a charge of 1.5% per month
will be applied to the balance due.
If we can be of assistance to you or your business,
please contact us.