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H H Appraisal and Brokerage



Business Appraisals

The H H Appraisal and Brokerage Company offers business appraisal services.  The type of business H H Appraisal and Brokerage Company has appraised include service, manufacturing and retail companies.  The principal owner, H. Hector Monge, is a Certified Business Appraiser, certified by the Institute of Business Appraisers (IBA), as well as by other business valuation professional organizations.  This organization’s logo and some information regarding the IBA is shown below.  Additionally, the principal owner has taken business appraisal classes for the American Socitey of Appraisers.  Business appraisal services are offered for the purposes of meeting  transaction based, taxed based and litigation based appraisals needs.  Some examples of transaction based business appraisals are mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, buy-sell agreements, initial public offerings, Employee Stock Option Programs (ESOPs), debt and equity financing, leveraged buyouts, roll-ups and fairness and solvency opinions.  Examples of tax based business appraisals are gift taxes, the creation of family limited partnerships, charitable contributions, S Corporations conversions, ad valorem taxation, estate planning and the granting of stock options.  Examples of litigation based business valuations are bankruptcy, condemnation, breach of contract, divorce, shareholder actions and other issues related to damage determinations.

The Institute of Business Appraisers makes available to its members like the H H Appraisal and Brokerage Company, their vast database of business transactions.  The Institute of Business Appraisers call this database IBA’s Market Database and states that it is the largest database of guideline transactions for valuing mid-sized and smaller businesses.  The database has information on over 30,300 transactions of closely held businesses in more than 725 SIC codes.  This database is a great resource when valuing a business or for acquiring or selling a business.  For example, one can study how much various restaurants sold in relation to their gross annual sales.


Business Brokerage

H H Appraisal and Brokerage Company provides service to individuals and companies desiring to acquire or sell a business.  With the use of the IBA’s transaction database and other approaches to value (i.e., income approach, asset-based approach and other sales approaches), H H Appraisal and Brokerage Company is able to know the approximate value a given company has in the open market.  This valuable insight will ensure the appropriate pricing in purchasing or selling a business.


Real Estate Appraisals

The H H Appraisal & Brokerage Company is able to perform a variety of real estate appraisals.  The types of real estate appraisals that can be produced include improved and vacant commercial realty, improved and vacant industrial realty, improved and vacant residential realty, and agricultural land.  Other specialties include environmental mitigation land and real estate appraisals involving eminent domain matters.  Additionally, H. Hector Monge, the Principal Owner, is an MAI Certified Member of the prestigious Appraisal Institute.


Real Estate Brokerage

The H H Appraisal and Brokerage Company can assist you in the acquisition of a real estate or in the marketing of your realty.  With expertise in real estate appraisals, the H H Appraisal and Brokerage Company will assist you with the appropriate pricing in the acquisition or selling of your real estate interests.


Machinery & Equipment Appraisals

CPA’s, Business Owners, Attorneys, Bankers and Lenders all can need Machinery and Equipment appraisals at one time or another. Reasons for equipment appraisals include financing, taxation matters, insurance value, marital dissolutions and partnership dissolutions. Equipment appraised include the following: machine shops, restaurants, heavy, satellite television equipment, and more.


Machinery & Equipment Brokerage

If your company should have the need to acquire or sell equipment H H Appraisal and Brokerage Company can provide you service by having insight gained from being a Certified Machinery & Equipment Appraiser and from being a Machinery and Equipment Broker.