Property Valuations for Estate Settlement by Consolidated Appraisal Services, Inc.

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 swiftly and exactly as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much understanding to the feelings of everyone in bereavement.

Attorneys and accountants count on our ideals when calculating real estate values for estates, divorces, or other disputes requiring a value being placed on real property. We understand their needs and are acclimated to working with all parties involved. We construct appraisal reports that out-strip the requirements of the legal system and other agencies.

Contact us promptly to discuss your specific estate appraisal essentials and how we can put our experience to work for you.

Generally, settling an estate necessitates an clear 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. Because of this, now and then there are times that the date of an appraisal report deviates from the date of your loss. Our company is comfortable with the procedures and requirements needed to provide 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, providing the strongest degree of privacy for you and your loved ones.

Most people don't realize that the IRS requires reports filed to support the numbers involved in estate sales.

One of the most important requirements in an appraisal report is an appraiser-supported opinion of value in a detailed explanation as to how the appraiser came to his conclusion. In having a report backed by Consolidated Appraisal Services, Inc.'s professional staff, you will have the peace of mind that the numbers displayed in the report will definitely demonstrate to the IRS that the numbers used are accurate and correct.

Having a professional report from Consolidated Appraisal Services, Inc. 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 a report from us, because we will stand by it no matter what.

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