Consolidated Appraisal Services, Inc. knows the special needs of estate executors

The task of settling an estate, often a source of stress is very important. As an executor you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the deceased as quickly and with as much dignity as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much sensitivity to the feelings of everyone involved.

Attorneys 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. There are required needs for everyone; we realize these needs and are familiar to working with all parties involved. Among our staff, we are used to interacting with legal agencies in providing appraisals that out-strip their demands.

Contact us immediately to discuss your unique estate appraisal specifications and how we can put our experience to work for you.

Settling an estate most often depends on an appraisal to suggest fair market value for the residential property therein. We sympathize that when you lose a loved one, acquiring an appraisal is the furthest thought from your mind. Because of this, often there can be times that the effective date of an appraisal report differs from the time of death. Our professional staff is accustomed to the systems and requirements obligatory to perform a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the date your loved one passed away. The ethics provision stated within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) keeps our appraisers to confidentiality, certifying the highest degree of privacy for you and your loved ones.

Most of the time people do not fully appreciate the requirement to have an intricate real estate appraisal prepared in support of the numbers shown in general documents filed with the IRS and WA state agencies.

One of the most significant requirements in a report is an appraiser-supported opinion of value in a comprehensive reason as to how the appraiser came to his conclusion. A report of this caliber will clearly demonstrate your claim that the numbers within within the report are well-founded and accurate.

Having a professional appraisal from Consolidated Appraisal Services, Inc. gives the executor undeniable facts and figures to work with in exceeding IRS and WA state agency requirements. It assures peace of mind to everyone concerned because we will always be there to stand behind the report if it is ever refuted.

One of the most essential requirements in a report is an appraiser-backed opinion of value in a comprehensive explanation as to how the appraiser came to his conclusion.