Max Janisch is a Multiple Certified International Master Automotive Appraiser & Consultant.
He provides comprehensive, professional & legally compliant value and damage appraisals, including current or historic fair market value analysis for: pre-purchase inspections, insurance documentation, property & divorce settlements, insurance coverage, appraisal clause/arbitration hearings, tax deductible donations, & legal matters. Aircraft, Boats, Motorcycles and other types of vehicles are also professionally & compliantly appraised.
Max Janisch has been in the automobile appraisal business for over 15 years (started learning the process in early 2003) and is multiple "Certified /Registered" by a number of global governing entities! He has appraised thousands of different type automobiles from Exotics, Classics, Muscle Cars, Street Rods, Pro-Streets, Antiques, Vintage & Current Race Cars, 1-Off's, Motorcycles, Motorcoach's & Aircraft!
Max Janisch does not use personal judgments or price guide books (even though he is a exotic & ultra high-line vehicle advisor to a number of printed value guides plus an author of his own Exotic & Ultra High-Line Vehicle Values) to substantiate automotive values. He follows State, Federal & Governing Body Regulations to value a motor vehicle in a "certified & governed" procedure that is "legally sanctioned" by many governing bodies including the U.S. Department of the Treasury, Internal Revenue Service. His computer training and association with numerous dealers, auction companies, brokers, insurance carriers and automotive manufacturers around the world, permit him to track the market place for most all of the desirable vehicles that have been manufactured. He has tracked appreciation & depreciation trends, and has forecasted market directions for a number of exotic type vehicles. Max's outlook on the exotic car market has been publicized by several magazines & he was one of Sports-Car Market's Top 40 Under 40 "Top Key Players in the Automotive Industry under 40 years old" in October 2017.
Max is an avid "car fanatic" and enjoys all makes & models from Brass-Era to New Hyper-cars. He is a multiple Ferrari owner among other specialty cars, motorcycles and believes in driving and enjoying the cars & bikes in his personal collection. When he is not working, he can be found out driving one of his cars, usually with his son, Miller, with one of the multiple car clubs he is a member of.
Appraisals are Available & Conducted Worldwide By Appointment.