Appraisals for Estate Settlement by Choice Appraisals, Inc.

The task of settling an estate, while stressful is very important. As an executor you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the departed as promptly and exactly 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 rely on our understanding when calculating real property values for estates, divorces, or other disputes requiring a value being placed on real property. We are sympathetic to their needs and are acclimated to working with all parties involved. We furnish appraisal reports that surpass the necessities of the courts and assorted agencies.

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

Commonly, settling an estate necessitates an irrefutable appraisal report to ascertain 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. So, we understand that the time an appraisal is requested will not match the date of death. Our professional staff is accustomed to the systems and requirements needed to provide 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 obligations explained within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) conforms our staff to confidentiality, assuring the highest degree of discretion for you and your family.

People often forget that the IRS requires documents filed to show the numbers involved in estate sales.

A comprehensive report showing the appraiser's opinion of value is important to back the methods the appraiser used to come to his conclusions. In having a report backed by Choice Appraisals, Inc.'s expert staff, you will have the knowledge that the numbers provided in the appraisal will definitely demonstrate to the CA agencies that the numbers used are well founded and correct.

An executor will be over-joyed by an appraisal by Choice Appraisals, Inc. which will show him solid facts and figures to work with the IRS and CA state agencies' requirements. There's no need to worry when getting a report from us, because we will support it no matter what.

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