Property Valuations for Estate Settlement by City Appraisal Services

Settling an estate is an important and sometimes stressful job. As an executor you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the departed as quickly and with as much dignity as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much understanding to the feelings of everyone involved.

Part of City Appraisal Services's company goal is to supply top-notch, ethical appraisals that attorneys can depend on. We comprehend their needs and are acclimated to dealing with all parties involved. We furnish appraisal reports that outdo the necessities of the legal system and various groups.

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

Commonly, settling an estate requires an accurate appraisal report to suggest fair market value for the property to the satisfaction of the parties involved. It's understandable that ordering an appraisal is the farthest thought from your mind. So, it's possible the time an appraisal is requested will be different from the date of death. City Appraisal Services assures that our appraisers are comfortable with the procedures and requirements needed by revenue services to produce a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the exact date of death. The ethical requirements explained within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) attunes our appraisers to confidentiality, providing the fullest degree of discretion for all parties involved.

Many people do not understand that the IRS needs reports filed to explain the numbers involved in estate sales.

An accurate report showing the appraiser's opinion of value is required to support the methods the appraiser used to come to his conclusions. A report of this caliber will definitely show your claim that the numbers provided within the report are well-founded and accurate.

City Appraisal Services ensures an well-founded report, which will provide an executor clear facts and figures that will meet IRS and state agency requirements. It assures peace of mind to everyone concerned because we will always be there to stand behind the appraisal if it is ever refuted.

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