Estate Settlement Appraisals in CA by Cristin Becker Olson Real Estate Appraisal

Estate settlement is an important and sometimes stressful job. As an executor you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the departed as promptly and with as much dignity as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much empathy to the feelings of everyone involved.

Lawyers and accountants depend on our ethics when calculating real estate values for estates, divorces, or other disputes requiring a value being placed on real property. Generally, everyone involved will have their own suggestions of how the appraisal process should work; however, our experience of the estate process will, without a doubt, satisfy all parties involved. In our company, we are accustomed to interacting with legal agencies in creating appraisal reports that meet their needs.

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

Settling an estate most often depends on an appraisal to ascertain fair market value for the home affected. We know that in this time of loss, even thinking about an appraisal is the furthest thought from your mind. Due to this, there is a chance that the time of death differs from the time the appraisal is required. We are comfortable with the systems and requirements obligatory to provide a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the exact date of death. The ethical requirements listed within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) keeps our staff to confidentiality, guaranteeing the strongest degree of privacy for you.

The requirement of having an appraisal when dealing with revenue services to explain income when filing documents is often not considered by most people.

An accurate report showing the appraiser's opinion of value is required to support the methods the appraiser used to come to his conclusions. This sort of report will certainly show your claim that the numbers provided within the report are well-founded and accurate.

Having a professional appraisal from Cristin Becker Olson Real Estate Appraisal gives the executor undeniable facts and figures to work with in going beyond IRS and CA state agency requirements. It assures peace of mind to everyone concerned because we assure you that we will stand behind the appraisal report if it is ever refuted.

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