Real and honest appraisals of equipment and machinery for Cookeville, Tennessee and the Mid South.

At MidSouth auctions and appraisals, we offer all types of appraisals, such as agricultural, building, and moving equipment appraisals.MidSouth is the most reliable appraiser around if you need a certified appraiser for farm equipment, heavy equipment, or machinery. If you need a certified appraiser for farm machinery, heavy equipment, or appliances MidSouth is the most qualified in the area.

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MidSouth is your best option in the vicinity of Cookeville, Tennessee for Equipment & Machinery Appraisals!

There are several reasons as to why a Certified Machinery and Equipment Appraisal is much sought after by Banks, CPAs, Attorneys, Business Owners, and many others. At MidSouth Auctions and Appraisals, we use a procedure adapted to suit your situation when best choosing the value of your material or machinery. No two pieces of equipment are identical; each is unique. Your machinery or equipment will be rated by the individual conditions of the pieces. At MidSouth Auctions and Appraisals, it’s not just another bit of equipment or machinery, it’s your valuable item!

Be Careful! Guessing, using a wear and tear schedule, or fully relying on the word of a non-certified individual is dangerous, wrong, not supported, filled with possible responsibility, and will not hold up against any review!

Finding the value of your equipment and machinery needs the special skills of a certified professional who has the expertise to know its exact value. Whether you want to know the average market value or other values like liquidation state, salvage value, or replacement cost, it makes for smart financial insight to obtain a true Certified Equipment Appraisal Report that holds credibility with financial organizations, government agencies, buyers, sellers, and stockholders or partners.

Heavy Equipment Appraiser Cookeville TN

As your Certified Asset Appraisers, we can help you with any of the following items:

Here are some common reasons you will need to get a certified machinery and equipment appraisal.

  • Tractor Appraisals
  • Farm Equipment Appraisals
  • Machinery Appraisals 
  • Equipment Appraisals
  • Construction Equipment Appraisals 
  • Heavy Equipment Appraisals
  • Compliance with 1031 Exchanges
  • Business Valuations
  • Buy/Sell Agreements
  • Cost Segregation
  • Divorce Settlements
  • Estate Settlements
  • FASB 141/142
  • Financing (Lending, Leases, etc.)
  • GASB 34
  • Gift Planning
  • Insurance Planning
  • Insurable Value
  • Litigation Support
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Partnerships
  • Property Taxes
  • Retirement Planning
  • Sarbanes-Oxley Compliance
  • SBA Loans
  • Tax Purposes
  • Drafting Trust Agreements


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We offer live and online auctions for estate sales, bankruptcies, liquidations, and consignment auctions. We have partnered with to help you sell your equipment for top dollar from the comfort of your home.

Equipment Appraiser Cookeville TN

Real, honest auctions of equipment and machinery for Cookeville, Tennessee, and the Mid South. At MidSouth auctions and appraisals, we observe and study the liquidation of areas like agricultural, construction, and transportation equipment. If you need to sell farm machinery, heavy equipment, or devices MidSouth is the most reliable equipment agent around.

MidSouth is your best choice in Cookeville, Tennessee for Used Equipment Merchants!


As Equipment Brokers we will help you…

  • Sell Your Farm Equipment
  • Sell Your Used Construction Equipment
  • Sell Your Used Machinery

MidSouth uses methods specific to your situation to determine how you should market your assets, because no two pieces of used equipment are the same. In addition, every client has their individual requirements; asset type, logistics, and time of turnaround will vary based on your situation. Selling your things should be personalized according to your needs and in order to maximize your returns. At MidSouth we arrange each piece of equipment or machinery that we sell as if it were our very own, making sure you get the highest possible price for your asset!

There are many benefits to be gained from selling equipment at an onsite or online auction, but the first 5 reasons are…

  • Our auctions offer an immediate sell with minimal turnaround time
  • Sellers are empowered to set the time and place of their sale
  • Professional auctions provide nationwide marketing for machinery and equipment
  • There are no negotiations to worry about
  • Auctions offer competitive bidding from many prospective buyers

Choosing an Auction Company to sell your items should be a simple process if you follow these steps:

  • Get a written contract to review
  • Ask for details about what’s involved and what responsibilities you might have
  • Inquire about the setting of the auction, including how it will be marketed and when/where it will take place. An auction is mainly influenced by the marketing behind it, so onsite auctions should prompt questions about setting up and cleaning up. Be sure to get all necessary references and follow up with all relevant personnel!

Check our website regularly for live and online auctions for estate sales, bankruptcies, liquidations, and consignment auctions. We also have auctions of farm equipment, construction equipment, heavy equipment, and machinery.

We have teamed up with to help you to sell your equipment for the best price you can get, all from the ease of your home while presenting you with a nationwide display.

About Cookeville

Cookeville is a city in Putnam County, Tennessee, United States, and, in fact, it is the county seat of Putnam County, and the largest city in the county, with a population of around 35 thousand. A bit over a thousand people inhabit each square mile. It is the largest city in the Upper Cumberland region of the state as well as the largest of the county, and as such, Cookeville is known as the “Hub of the Upper Cumberlands.”

Cookeville has fourteen parks. These are of varied types. They sport many different features, such as gazebos, pavilions, picnic tables, hiking and biking trails, fishing, and playgrounds. One of these, the Ensor Sink Natural Area, even has an amphitheater.

Cookeville’s economy is largely based around manufacturing, which is the largest sector, with over a hundred plants and eight thousand employees. Oreck Corporation, a prominent business in the region, has their vacuum cleaner production facility located in Cookeville, having moved it from Mississippi after Hurricane Katrina.

Retail trade is the next largest sector, encompassing thirteen percent of the workforce. Many popular restaurant chains and hotel chains are positioned along Interstate Drive, located parallel to Interstate 40 at the southern edge of the city. Several locally owned retail businesses call Downtown’s West Side home, such as the Cream City ice cream and coffee shop, Ralph’s Donut Shop, The Backroom Bistro, Seven Senses Food & Cheer, Father Tom’s Pub, and more. The Upper Cumberland region has several microbreweries, and three of these are located in Cookeville: The Red Silo Brewing Company, Hix Farm Brewery, and Jig Head Brewing Company. Red Silo is known for being the first local brewery in Cookeville and being the gold medalist of the 2018 and 2019 Nashville Predators Craft Beer Festival.

Need equipment appraisal in Cookeville, TN? Look to MidSouth Auctions and Appraisals. They are a dependable business providing real and honest appraisals of equipment and machinery. Give them a call today to get your certified appraisal!

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