Choice Appraisals, Inc. understands the special needs of estate executors

The job 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 departed as promptly and respectfully 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 depend on our understanding 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 comprehend these requirements and are comfortable to dealing with all parties involved. Due to our experience in dealing with attorneys and accountants and various agencies, we produce appraisals that always meet all expectations.

Contact us as soon as possible to discuss your specialized estate appraisal specifications and how we can put our experience to work for you.

Settling an estate usually requires an appraisal to ascertain fair market value for the property in question. It's understandable that thinking about getting an appraisal is the farthest thought from your mind. So, there's a chance the time an appraisal report is ordered will deviate the date of death. Choice Appraisals, Inc. assures that we are familiar with the procedures and requirements needed by revenue services to supply a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the exact date of death. The ethical obligations explained within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) keeps our company to confidentiality, providing the fullest degree of privacy for all parties involved.

All too often, people do not fully understand the requirement to have a comprehensive appraisal report produced in support of the numbers being used in general documents filed with revenue authorities.

Opinions of value displayed in documents provided to the the IRS and CA state agencies absolutely should be backed by a detailed report as to how the appraiser arrived at his conclusions. Such a report will certainly demonstrate to the IRS that the numbers used are accurate and substantiated.

An executor will be over-joyed by an appraisal by Choice Appraisals, Inc. which will give him irrefutable facts and numbers to cooperate with revenue agencies' requirements. It assures peace of mind to everyone concerned because we are there to stand behind the report if it is ever challenged.

Opinions of value used in documents provided to the revenue authorities definitely should be supported by a comprehensive report as to how the appraiser acquired his conclusions.