Property Valuations for Estate Settlement 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 departed as swiftly 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 in bereavement.

Lawyers and accountants depend on our conduct when calculating real property values for estates, divorces, or other disputes requiring a cost being placed on real property. We realize their needs and are used to helping with all parties involved. We provide appraisal reports that exceed the necessities of the courts and various groups.

Contact us today to discuss your personal estate appraisal needs and how we can put our experience to work for you.

Settling an estate most often depends on an appraisal to establish fair market value for the house therein. It's understandable that thinking about getting an appraisal is the farthest thought from your mind. So, there's a chance the date an appraisal is needed will differ the date of death. We are comfortable with the systems and requirements necessary to supply a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the exact date you suffered the loss of your loved one. The ethical requirements listed within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) attunes our staff to confidentiality, certifying the fullest degree of discretion for you and your family.

All too often, people do not fully realize the importance in having a detailed appraisal report produced in support of the numbers shown in tax documents filed with the IRS.

One of the most important requirements in an appraisal report is an appraiser-supported opinion of value in a detailed reason as to how the appraiser came to his conclusion. In having a report supported by Cristin Becker Olson Real Estate Appraisal's professional appraisers, you will have the knowledge that the numbers provided in the appraisal report will clearly demonstrate to the authorities that the numbers used are accurate and correct.

Cristin Becker Olson Real Estate Appraisal will provide an detailed appraisal, which will give an executor accurate facts and figures that will exceed IRS and state agency requirements. You need not be concerned over anything, because we will be there to back up our appraisals if they are ever refuted.

A comprehensive report showing the appraiser's opinion of value is important to support the methods the appraiser used to come to his conclusions.