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Estate Settlement Appraisals in MA by Barnstable/Plymouth Appraisal Services

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 quickly and respectfully as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much respect to the feelings of everyone involved.

We've made a name for ourselves in providing top-notch appraisals that attorneys and accountants have come to depend on. We are sympathetic to their needs and are familiar with working with all parties involved. In our company, we are accustomed to interacting with the courts in producing appraisal reports that out-strip their requirements.

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

Settling an estate generally requires an appraisal to suggest fair market value for the residential property affected. It's understandable that thinking about getting an appraisal is the farthest thought from your mind. Due to this, it is possible that the date of death differs from the time the appraisal is needed. Our professional staff is accustomed to the systems and requirements needed to perform a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the date you suffered the loss of your loved one. The ethical obligations explained within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) conforms our company to confidentiality, assuring the fullest degree of discretion for you.

The requirement of owning a real estate appraisal when cooperating with government agencies to explain income when filing documents is often overlooked by most people.

Opinions of value used in documents provided to the revenue authorities definitely should be backed by an exhaustive report as to how the appraiser arrived at his conclusions. In having a report supported by Barnstable/Plymouth Appraisal Services's expert appraisers, you will have the knowledge that the numbers provided in the appraisal will definitely demonstrate to the IRS that the numbers used are well founded and correct.

An executor will be satisfied by a report by Barnstable/Plymouth Appraisal Services which will provide him solid facts and figures to work with any legal agency's requirements. It assures peace of mind to everyone concerned because we assure you that we will stand behind the appraisal if it is ever challenged.

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