Specialists in Buying 3 Carat and Larger Diamonds
How to Sell A Diamond In Excess of $25,000.00
Selling A Large Diamond or Selling An Estate Diamond Ring can be a bit intimidating. Diamond Buyers of Lexington provides our customers complete safety throughout the Diamond Buying Process as one of the leading Large Diamond Buyers in North America. We pay top dollar when you wish To Sell a Diamond, Sell A Diamond Ring, or Sell Diamond Jewelry. Simply fill out the form "Selling My Diamond" or "Sell Diamond Ring" as completely as possible and upon reviewing the information we will call and e-mail our best estimate of value to you. If you wish to sell several diamonds, please fill out the form as many times as needed and we will review each stone individually.
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Diamond Buyers of Lexington as your diamond buyer, we very much enjoy speaking with our customers so look forward to a phone call from our President, Mr. Brett J. Krauskopf, to discuss the value of your diamond and the associated details of putting together a purchase that everybody is happy with.
How does Diamond Buyers of Lexington, when you wish to Sell A Large Diamond or wish to Sell A Diamond Ring, provide me complete safety and immediate payment?"
"Over the years, I have purchased millions and millions of dollars worth of large, expensive diamonds from individuals such as you and have developed the absolute safest, quickest, and easiest method of meeting with our customers and providing absolute immediate payment."
"When you wish to Sell a Diamond Ring, Sell A Diamond or are interested in Selling an Engagement Ring or Selling A Wedding Ring, as your Diamond Buyer I bring portable diamond grading equipment and a laptop computer to your bank. It is then very quick and easy to evaluate your diamond and then initiate an immediate wire transfer of funds into your bank account. When your banker informs you that the funds are securely in your account, only then do I take possession of your diamond ring or diamond jewelry. We are one of North America's most trusted diamond buyers ... Diamond Buyers of Lexington."
Mr. Brett J. Krauskopf, President.
How To Sell A Diamond Ring For Values under $25,000.00
We understand that many times your diamond has deep sentimental value. Regardless of the value of your diamond, unlike Diamond Brokers who want you to send them your stone with the hope of selling your diamond, Diamond Buyers of Lexington always pays top dollar with immediate payment. When you wish to Sell A Diamond Ring or Sell A Diamond that is covered under our standard Jewelers Mutual Insurance Shipping Coverage, Diamond Buyers Lexington is the best avenue available for you to receive the most cash for your item. Not only will we provide you with a fair offer that typically is higher than you are offered elsewhere, you will receive overnight payment in the form of a certified check, bank wire transfer, or cash. Your jewelry is insured throughout the entire process through Jewelers Mutual Insurance Company and our proven track record of customer satisfaction is documented by the Better Business Bureau.
Based on the information that you originally submitted on the Selling My Diamond form, online and information gathered during our phone conversation, we will provide you with a value range for your item. If you are interested in selling within this range, we will provide the details of sending the item to us at our expense or send you our "Shipping Kit" for you to return the item to us. There is no cost or obligation on your part whatsoever for you to submit information to us and furthermore, there is no cost or obligation for you to send us your diamond jewelry for our appraisal consultation and cash offer.
Upon receipt of your diamond jewelry we call you immediately to notify you of safe delivery. We then videotape the opening of your package to document the contents and then submit them to our laboratory specialists for cleaning, weighing and grading.
Later that same afternoon, we call you with our best cash offer. If you accept, we overnight funds to you. If we cannot come to an agreement, we overnight the item back to you. Again, there is no cost whatsoever to you and your item is insured throughout the entire process.
If you wish to Sell A Diamond or Sell Diamond Ring please fill out our Selling My Diamond form. Please include the best description possible in the box where indicated. We will call you within the next few days to discuss buying your diamond or buying your diamond jewelry as well as our best cash estimate.
If you have more than one diamond to sell, please feel free to complete the Sell A Diamond form as many times as needed.
Additionally, we are also interested in purchasing precious metals such as platinum, white and yellow gold in any form... chains, bracelets, class rings, etc... broken or not!
The Reality of Appraisal - What is My Diamond Worth?
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Selling A Diamond, Selling Diamond Jewelry or Selling A Fine Watch can be a bit confusing due to the value place on the item on an appraisal. Due to the nature of an appraisal, please realize that you will not get paid the price as outlined on the appraisal for the following reasons.
Diamond Appraisals, Jewelry Appraisals, and Watch Appraisals are written for your protection in the event of theft, loss, or damage and establish a retail value for your Insurance Company to cover for losses that you may incur. Even though appraisals are a very important document that may help protect you from loss, they can be a bit misleading when determining the actual cash value of your item. What this means is that when you are interested in Selling A Diamond, Selling Estate Jewelry, or Selling A Watch, these items cannot be sold for the appraised amount.
Appraisals are written to account for the Retailers Markup (as much as 3 times cost), manufacturing/labor costs, and the fact that many Insurance Companies only pay 60-80% of the appraised value. In addition, many retail appraisals are written to account for the potential inflation that may occur over several years in the gold, diamond, and jewelry markets.
To Sell A Diamond it is often very helpful if the diamond is GIA certified. This document outlines all the details of the stone so that an accurate value can be established. Although Diamond are typically in the same condition as when they were purchased, it is important to know that fancy shapes of diamonds such as Pear Shape, Princess Cut, Oval, Marquise, Cushion, Emerald Cut, etc. can go in and out of fashion. Although still valuable, the market demand does influence how much you will get paid for fancy shaped diamonds.
Selling Estate Jewelry, on the other hand is different than Selling A Diamond. Since jewelry items are subject to wear and tear and therefore, this wear and tear is typically discounted. Unless a piece of jewelry has significant provenance, or is a signed piece such as Cartier, Graff, Tiffany and Company, etc. we must calculate the value of jewelry as the sum of its parts, for example, the weight of the gold plus the value of the diamond(s).
When you wish to Sell A Watch, many factors influence the price. A watch that includes the original box and all paper documents such as owner's manual, title certificate, warranty card, etc. is typically worth more than the watch alone. The overall condition of the watch is relatively important, however, Diamond Buyers of Lexington has the ability to re-condition most watches to a near-new appearance. How much we have to invest to return the watch to a like-new status reflects on the price we can pay for the watch.
Since there are no government guidelines, state laws, or other rules for appraising jewelry, it is difficult to provide a true cash value of your item based on a retail appraisal. Diamond Buyers of Lexington will pay you the actual value of your diamond, jewelry or watch based on our own strict laboratory evaluation. We are happy to provide you with a value range based on the information you submit and that we are able to gather during a telephone consultation.