understands the special needs of estate executors

Settling an estate is an important and sometimes stressful task. As an executor you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the departed as swiftly and exactly as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much sensitivity to the feelings of everyone in bereavement.

Attorneys and accountants rely on our conduct when calculating real property values for estates, divorces, or other disputes requiring a value being placed on real property. Usually, everyone involved will have their own suggestions of how the appraisal process should work; however, our understanding of the estate process will undoubtedly satisfy all parties involved. In our company, we are used to working with law offices in assembling appraisals that out-strip their requirements.

Contact us today to discuss your specific estate appraisal requirements and how we can put our experience to work for you.

Generally, settling an estate requires an irrefutable appraisal report to show fair market value for the property to the satisfaction of the parties involved. We sympathize that in times like this, acquiring an appraisal is the furthest thought from your mind. Of course, it's expected that you need to take care of your loved ones first. Our professional staff is accustomed to the systems and requirements needed to produce a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the exact date of death. The ethical requirements explained within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) conforms our staff to confidentiality, ensuring the highest degree of discretion for you and your family.

People often forget that the IRS needs documents filed to express the numbers involved in estate sales.

An accurate report showing the appraiser's opinion of value is important to back the methods the appraiser used to come to his conclusions. Such a report will certainly demonstrate to the IRS that the numbers used are accurate and correct.

An executor will be ecstatic by an appraisal by which will give him undeniable facts and numbers to work with any legal agency's requirements. It assures peace of mind to everyone concerned because we will always be there to stand behind the appraisal if it is ever challenged.

An accurate report showing the appraiser's opinion of value is required to back the methods the appraiser used to come to his conclusions.