Services and Pricing

Diminished value reports options and pricing:

1) Inherent Diminished Value Report(w/ Inspection as of August 1, 2015): $350-$725.00*

Includes the following:
  • Thorough inspection of your vehicle in our service area by our senior appraiser.
  • Inclusion of any repair related diminished value in the reports final calculations.
  • Complete line by line review of damage / repairs performed on your vehicle.
  • Complete V-CAR report with a full analysis of the vehicles market value and an itemized worksheet detailing items that affect the vehicles value.
  • Official historical sales date form NADA, Kelly Blue Book, and Black Book values from the actual date of loss.
  • Carfax report
  • Inspection Photos
  • Certified diminished value report completed by an ASE Master Certified and I-CAR Platinum Pro-Level 3 certified auto damage appraiser.

(In our experience with diminished value claims, we have found that our report alone is a very effective tool, however in cases where legal action is probable, reports backed by inspection tend to carry more weight in a court of law.)

*Inspected reports are available only in the Maryland, DC, and Northern Virginia area. They can range in price from from $350-$725.00 depending on how far the appraisers is required to travel to inspect the vehicle.

2) Inherent Diminished Value Report (Calculations only as of August 1, 2015): $225.00*

Includes the following:
  • Complete line by line review of damage / repairs performed on your vehicle.
  • Complete V-CAR report with a full analysis of the vehicles market value and an itemized worksheet detailing items that affect the vehicles value.
  • Official historical sales date form NADA, Kelly Blue Book, and Black Book values from the actual date of loss.
  • Carfax report
  • Certified diminished value report completed by an ASE Master Certified and I-CAR Platinum Pro-Level 3 certified auto damage appraiser.

*Calculations only reports do not require inspections. The base fee for these reports are $225.00, but may be higher if additional review / comments are requested.