Property Valuations for Estate Settlement by Anderson & Associates

Settling an estate is an important and sometimes stressful job. As an executor you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the deceased 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 rely on our ethics when calculating real estate values for estates, divorces, or other disputes requiring a value being placed on real property. There are required needs for everyone; we are sympathetic to these necessities and are familiar to dealing with all parties involved. Due to our familiarity in working with attorneys and accountants and different agencies, we construct appraisals that definitely transcend all expectations.

Contact us immediately to discuss your explicit estate appraisal demands and how we can put our knowledge to work for you.

Usually, settling an estate requires an accurate appraisal report to suggest fair market value for the property to the satisfaction of the parties involved. It's understandable that thinking about getting an appraisal is the farthest thought from your mind. Because of this, often there are times that the effective date of an appraisal differs from the time of death. Our company is comfortable with the practices and requirements needed to perform a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the exact date your loved one passed away. The ethical requirements explained within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) conforms our staff to confidentiality, assuring the strongest degree of privacy for you and your loved ones.

Many times, people do not fully appreciate the requirement to have a complete appraisal report prepared in support of the numbers being used in tax documents filed with revenue authorities.

One of the most essential requirements in a report is an appraiser-backed opinion of value in a detailed reason as to how the appraiser came to his conclusion. A report of this caliber will certainly substantiate the evidence that the numbers displayed within the report are well-founded and accurate.

Having a professional appraisal from Anderson & Associates gives the executor solid facts and figures to work with in meeting IRS and WA state agency requirements. There's no need to be stressed out when getting an appraisal from Anderson & Associates, because we will stand by it no matter what.

Opinions of value displayed in documents filed with the revenue authorities absolutely should be backed by an accurate report as to how the appraiser came to his conclusions.