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Appraisals for Estate Settlement by Anderson & Associates

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 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 in bereavement.

Attorneys and accountants count on our understanding when calculating real property values for estates, divorces, or other disputes requiring a cost being placed on real property. We are sympathetic to their needs and are acclimated to dealing with all parties involved. Among our staff, we are used to working with the courts in producing appraisals that exceed their needs.

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

Generally, settling an estate requires an accurate appraisal report to establish fair market value for the property to the satisfaction of the parties involved. It's understandable that thinking about getting an appraisal is the farthest thought from your mind. Of course, you have to comfort your family first. We are knowledgeable about the practices and requirements necessary to perform a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the date of death. The ethical obligations stated within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) attunes us to confidentiality, providing the fullest degree of privacy for all parties involved.

All too often, people do not fully comprehend the demand to have a complete real estate appraisal supplied in support of the numbers being used in general documents filed with revenue authorities.

One of the most important requirements in a report is an appraiser-backed opinion of value in an exhaustive explanation as to how the appraiser came to his conclusion. In having a report supported by Anderson & Associates's expert appraisers, you will have the peace of mind that the numbers displayed in the report will certainly demonstrate to the IRS that the numbers used are well founded and correct.

An executor will be ecstatic by an appraisal report by Anderson & Associates which will provide him undeniable facts and numbers to cooperate with the IRS and WA state agencies' requirements. There's no need to be stressed out when getting a report from us, because we will stand by it no matter what.

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