Appraisals Okanagan

WE ARE ONLINE SALES SPECIALISTS AND CERTIFIED APPRAISERS SPECIALIZING IN ANTIQUES, COLLECTIBLES AND VINTAGE OR ESTATE JEWELLERY. WE SELL ITEMS OF VALUE ONLINE FOR CONSIGNOR’S BRINGING A GLOBAL MARKETPLACE OF 22 MILLION CONSUMERS TO YOUR DOORSTEP.


WE REPRESENT, DESCRIBE, AND MARKET YOUR ITEMS TO 35 COUNTRIES WORLDWIDE. WE PACKAGE AND SECURE YOUR ITEM PROTECTING YOUR IDENTITY AND TAKING THE RISK OUT OF ONLINE SELLING FOR YOU.

JEWELLERY LESS THAN 25 YEARS OLD IS CONSIDERED “USED” AND IS SEEING A VALUE RETURN OF 25% - 30 % OF THE APPRAISED REPLACEMENT VALUE WHEN SOLD ONLINE IN TODAY’S MARKETPLACE.
JEWELLERY MORE THAN 25 YEARS OLD AND LESS THAN 100 YEARS OLD IS CONSIDERED ‘VINTAGE” AND WE ARE SEEING VALUE RETURNS FOR ITEMS SOLD OF 25% - 50% OF THE APPRAISED REPLACEMENT VALUE IN THE CURRENT MARKET.
JEWELLERY MORE THAN 100 YEARS OLD IS CONSIDERED “ANTIQUE” AND WE ARE SEEING 50% -75% OF THE APPRAISED VALUE IN SALES RESULTS IN THE CURRENT MARKETPLACE.
WE REPRESENT BOTH SIGNED COSTUME JEWELLERY AND FINE JEWELLERY FOR ONLINE SALES.
WE PURCHASE COLLECTIONS OF COSTUME JEWELLERY LESS THAN 100 YEARS OLD.
AN APPRAISAL OF REPLACEMENT VALUE REPRESENTS THE VALUE OF A PIECE OF JEWELLERY IF IT WERE LOST OR DESTROYED AND HAD TO BE REPURCHASED IN THE LOCAL MARKET AT RETAIL. WE SELL INTO A GLOBAL MARKET AND PRICES REALIZED FOR ITEMS SOLD ARE OFTEN MUCH LOWER THAN CANADIAN REPLACEMENT VALUES.

QUALITY DESIGNER JEWELLERY AND RARE STONES OF VALUE RETAIN THEIR RESALE VALUE IN ALL MARKETS AND ALL ECONOMIES. ALL JEWELLERY REPRESENTED MUST HAVE CURRENT APPRAISALS. WE OFFER APPRAISAL SERVICE FOR “ANTIQUE” FINE JEWELLERY AND FOR OLDER SIGNED COSTUME JEWELLERY.
“VINTAGE” OR “USED” SHOULD BE APPRAISED BY A QUALIFIED GEMOLOGISTS.
WE RECOMMEND: J.K. SCHMIDT JEWELLERS, 2477 C MAIN STREET, BC, V4T 1K5, CANADA
(250) 768-7353

OUR COMMISSION IS 50% ON ALL ITEMS SOLD. WE PAY ALL THE FEES ASSOCIATED WITH SELLING, LISTING, TRANSPORTING, PACKING AND SHIPMENT, RECEIVING PAYMENT, ETC. THE SELLER RECEIVES 50% OFF THE FINAL SELLING PRICE. WE SELL IN US DOLLARS AND PAY THE CURRENCY RATE ESTABLISHED BY PAYPAL. WE ACCEPT ALL PAYMENT METHODS THROUGH A SECURE ELECTRONIC SERVER.  ALL BUYERS ARE SCREENED AND WE HOLD ITEMS IN A SECURED SAFE DURING THE SELLING PROCESS.

WE CHARGE A NON REFUNDABLE FEE OF $35 TO LIST ITEMS ONLINE.
OUR FEE TO VIEW ITEMS IS $50 PER HOUR.
WE ARE EXPERIENCED AND THE BEST AT WHAT WE DO.
OUR INTENTION IS FOR YOU TO HAVE THE VERY BEST ONLINE SALES EXPERIENCE.