A Highly Trusted Residential Appraiser in Los Angeles area, especially in Malibu and Luxury Beach areas.     

    Selected over 350 appraisers to appraise the architectural Laurel Canyon home of Julius Shulman, world-famous architectural photographer. 

Appraisal Institute conference noted his expertise in architectural & unusual properties.

Assisted over 200 families with estate planning, trusts, probate, IRS, & divorce, with over 90% success rate.

Consultant to clients from Chicago, Denver, Texas, Las Vegas, & even Puerto Rico.

Appraised over $250,000,000 of residential real estate over past 18 months.

Testifying as expert appraiser in Stanley Mosk Superior Courts, Downtown Los Angeles  for $6,000,000 Brentwood Home.
Recently prepared 3 appraisals for Santa Monica Divorce.
Appraised home in Simi Valley for Divorce
Appraising Homes in Thousand Oaks, Calabasas, Encino, Pasadena for divorce 

Call or Text James for free Pre-Evaluation & Fee Estimate 310.505.5916

       When you need an appraisal or valuation, use an expert who you can count on for your home and family. Skilled in court, probate court, IRS hearings, and other critical settings, James Ebert is one of Southern California's top appraiser.  He has been recommended by hundreds of attorneys and Realtors, over the past 20 years.

"I recommend James to my friends and clients, as he takes the time to understand first, often saving both time and money." - Malibu Realtor

"He does deep market research and quickly delivers a quality product, making him my top choice."- Westlake Village Realtor

"James provided quick and discrete service, and my family was pleased with the easy- to-read report." - Executor of large estate.

Our services are highly recommended for Architectural & Historical valuations.


With 20 years of legal appraisals experience, you can be assured your family and heirs will benefit from his expertise.

Let James share his successful system for you. 805.372.1749 

With mortgages and property financing, we are approved by Bank of America, Chase, Wells Fargo, and CitiBank, among others. Click on "Home Financing"

We work with the top attorneys in town. Expert Litigation skills, skillful and discrete with extensive "In The Courtroom" experience. We assist families and clients with: Family Trusts, Construction Defects, Divorces, Date of Death Valuations, even Property Disputes.  Click on "Legal Appraisals"

For More on Architectural & Historical, please click on "Architectural" Button

We have clients from Santa Barbara to Puerto Rico, and many points in between.

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Divorce - Estate Valuation -Family Trust- Free Valuation Analysis.  Extensive resources and decades of local expertise. Call or text us today at 805.372.1749.  We have helped thousands of families.

Call me at 310.505.5916 for a list of highly qualified attorneys.

Low Appraisal?

As an experienced appraiser, as well as a Westlake Berkshire Hathaway agent, I would like to share our actual “behind-the-scenes” in the current appraisal shops:

 These days, if you care about the value of the appraisal, you certainly want to hire the best local expert you can. At Ebert Appraisal Service, our legal and courtroom experience gives you the upper hand, in any negotiation. 

1) I have inspected or appraised over 6,000 homes, many more than most other agents.

2) We constantly developed deep research skills, to determine the current market value, to your benefit.

3) Even More, I have given seminars to 1,000+ agents, on how to prep for the appraiser, and how to beat many cash investors.

4) We have worked with hundreds of agents over the years, and understand their needs, when negotiating.

Don’t let your needs slip away from you, call today for a free preliminary consultation.

We are located in Westlake Village, in the Conejo Valley area. The Conejo Valley area includes Westlake Village, Agoura, Oak Park, Thousand Oaks, Lake Sherwood, North Ranch, Lynn Ranch, and Lang Ranch areas.

James Ebert, SRES, GAA

BRE 01932015

Thousand Oaks, CA 91362

(805) 372-1749 cell/text





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