Kephart Appraisal Service, Inc.

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36 Years In Business

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Service Details

  • Residential Work

Areas of Expertise

  • Appraisal
  • Residential Real Estate Valuation
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Cost Information

  • Free Estimates
  • Credit Cards Accepted


30 Verified Reviews
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Highly rated for

  • Quality
  • Value
  • Customer Service
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5.0 Michael S. Libertyville, IL

Mr. Kephart was 100% professional. He arrive for his appointment on time and performed a thorough appraisal. Needed the final appraisal early and he was able to accommodate which afforded me a new home purchase earlier than expected. I can recommend him 100%

5.0 Liz M. Cary, IL

Highly recommend! Steve Kephart has excellent communication and follow through! He answered all of our questions, showed up on time and went above and beyond to provide a fast turnaround on our appraisal, providing a very detailed and thorough report! But the biggest selling point is his kindness!!!

5.0 Dichaela H. Lake Villa, IL

Steve was great and helped my family tremendously!

5.0 Chris R. Vlg Of Lakewd, IL

Knowledgeable and experienced

5.0 Heidi G. Grayslake, IL

Friendly, professional, knowledgeable and years of experience. Report was to me that same evening

5.0 Vinai N. Barrington, IL

Mr Steve is is very professional and give the report ASAP.


friendly and professional

5.0 Jodi F. Grayslake, IL

Steve was very kind and understanding to our particular situation. We had our appraisal back with in days,. Would definitely recommend!!! Thank you for you help.

5.0 William A. Ingleside, IL

Prompt and timely

5.0 Frank K. Wauconda, IL

Great job, Great price, on time, thorough, detailed. Great guy to work him. Recommend Steve to anyone and everyone!!


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