Property Valuations for Estate Settlement by Appraisal Connection

Settling an estate is often stressful, but a very important job. As an executor you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the deceased as promptly and exactly as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much compassion to the feelings of everyone involved.

Part of Appraisal Connection's drive is to provide top-notch, ethical appraisals that lawyers can rely on. We comprehend their needs and are used to helping with all parties involved. Among our staff, we are accustomed to dealing with law offices in providing reports that surpass their needs.

Contact us as soon as possible to discuss your exact estate appraisal needs and how we can put our business acumen to work for you.

Settling an estate usually demands an appraisal to determine fair market value for the property therein. It's understandable that ordering getting an appraisal is the farthest thought from your mind. Because of this, now and then there will be times that the effective date of an appraisal differs from the date of your loss. We are familiar with the practices and requirements needed to perform a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the exact date you suffered the loss of your loved one. The ethical obligations listed within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) attunes our staff to confidentiality, guaranteeing the fullest degree of discretion for you and your loved ones.

The necessity of ordering an appraisal report when cooperating with revenue services to explain income when filing documents is often not considered by most people.

Opinions of value displayed in documents filed with the revenue authorities absolutely should be supported by a comprehensive report as to how the appraiser acquired his conclusions. A report of this caliber will definitely show your claim that the numbers expressed within the report are well-founded and accurate.

Appraisal Connection guarantees an substantiated appraisal, which will provide an executor definite facts and numbers that will meet IRS and revenue agency requirements. It assures peace of mind to everyone concerned because we assure you that we will stand behind the appraisal if it is ever challenged.

One of the most important requirements in an appraisal is an appraiser-backed opinion of value in a comprehensive reason as to how the appraiser came to his conclusion.