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

Estate settlement 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 empathy to the feelings of everyone in bereavement.

Part of Cristin Becker Olson Real Estate Appraisal's company goal is to produce top-notch, ethical appraisals that attorneys can rely on. We realize their needs and are accustomed to dealing with all parties involved. We create appraisal reports that surpass the obligations of the courts and assorted groups.

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

Settling an estate most often demands an appraisal to ascertain fair market value for the property in question. We empathize that in this time of loss, acquiring an appraisal is the furthest thought from your mind. Because of this, often there are times that the date of an appraisal deviates from the time of death. Our professional staff is accustomed to the practices and requirements needed to perform a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the date you suffered the loss of your loved one. The ethical requirements explained within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) keeps our company to confidentiality, assuring the highest degree of privacy for you and your family.

People often forget that the IRS requires information filed to support the numbers involved in estate sales.

Opinions of value used in documents filed with the the IRS and CA state agencies absolutely should be supported by a comprehensive report as to how the appraiser arrived at his conclusions. In having a report backed by Cristin Becker Olson Real Estate Appraisal's expert staff, you will have the knowledge that the numbers shown in the appraisal will certainly demonstrate to the IRS that the numbers used are well founded and correct.

Having a professional report from Cristin Becker Olson Real Estate Appraisal gives the executor solid 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 report if it is ever challenged.

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