Estate Settlement Appraisals in CA by Cristin Becker Olson Real Estate Appraisal
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 quickly and exactly as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much sensitivity to the feelings of everyone involved.
Lawyers and accountants depend on our ideals 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 realize these necessities and are familiar to working with all parties involved. Among our staff, we are accustomed to working with law offices in writing appraisals that meet their requirements.
Contact us immediately to discuss your individual estate appraisal specifications and how we can put our experience to work for you.
Generally, settling an estate requires an detailed appraisal report to acquire fair market value for the home to the satisfaction of the parties involved. It's understandable that thinking about an appraisal is the farthest thought from your mind. Due to this, sometimes the date of death differs from the date the appraisal is ordered. Cristin Becker Olson Real Estate Appraisal assures that our staff are knowledgeable about the procedures and requirements requested by the IRS and CA revenue agencies to perform a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the exact date of death. The ethical obligations explained within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) keeps our staff to confidentiality, providing the strongest degree of privacy for you and your loved ones.
Most of the time people do not fully acknowledge the requirement to have an exhaustive real estate appraisal prepared in support of the numbers shown in general documents filed with the IRS and CA state agencies.
One of the most important requirements in an appraisal is an appraiser-backed opinion of value in an exhaustive explanation as to how the appraiser came to his conclusion. Such a report will clearly demonstrate to the CA agencies that the numbers used are well-founded and correct.
Cristin Becker Olson Real Estate Appraisal will provide an detailed report, which will provide an executor solid facts and numbers that will exceed IRS and revenue agency requirements. It assures peace of mind to everyone concerned because we will always be there to stand behind the appraisal if it is ever refuted.
Opinions of value shown in documents filed with the the IRS and CA state agencies definitely should be backed by an accurate report as to how the appraiser arrived at his conclusions.