Handling a divorce? The Appraisal Firm has the expertise for these matters.
Divorce settlements involve many decisions, including "Who gets the house". There are generally two options regarding common real estate - it can be put on the market and the proceeds divided, or one party can "buy out" the other. In either case, one or both parties should get an appraisal of the residence.
Contact us The Appraisal Firm is at your service if you need an appraisal related to a divorce or other allocation of assets.
When the intended use of an appraisal is the division of assets, it needs a well-established, expert document that can be supported to a judge. The Appraisal Firm pledges to give you the very best in service with professional courtesy and the highest quality appraisal. We understand how to provide for the delicate needs of a divorce situation.
Attorneys in CA as well as accountants rely on our analysis when determining real property values for estates, divorces, or other disputes where it is in question. We have a great deal of expertise working with everyone involved and are standing by to assist your needs. We create appraisal documents that meet the requirements of the courts and various agencies.
As a lawyer representing a client in a divorce, your case's material facts typically requires an appraisal to establish fair market value for the residential real estate involved. A great deal of the time the divorce date differs from the date you ordered the appraisal. We're comfortable with the techniques and requirements fundamental to complete a retroactive appraisal that has an effective date and Fair Market Value opinion corresponding to the date of divorce. For each divorce appraisal we handle we keep in mind that they require prudence delicately. The ethics provision within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) means the highest amount of confidentiality, guaranteeing you the utmost discretion.