Appraisals for Estate Settlement by MacBride Appraisal

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

Part of MacBride Appraisal's focus is to provide top-notch, ethical appraisals that lawyers can depend on. Sometimes, the parties involved will have their own suggestions of how the appraisal process should work; however, our knowledge of the estate process definitely satisfy all parties involved. In our company, we are used to working with the courts in supplying reports that out-strip their demands.

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

Generally, settling an estate requires an irrefutable appraisal report to acquire fair market value for the property to the satisfaction of the parties involved. It's understandable that thinking about 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 ordered. We are familiar with the systems and requirements obligatory to produce a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the exact date of death. The ethical requirements stated within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) attunes us to confidentiality, certifying the strongest degree of discretion for you.

All too often, people do not fully understand the need to have a full appraisal produced in support of the numbers being used in tax documents filed with the IRS and CA state agencies.

An accurate report showing the appraiser's opinion of value is important to support the methods the appraiser used to come to his conclusions. This sort of report will clearly show the evidence that the numbers expressed within the report are well-founded and accurate.

An executor will be over-joyed by a report by MacBride Appraisal which will provide him undeniable facts and numbers to cooperate with any legal agency's requirements. You need not stress over anything, because we will be there to stand by our work if they are ever challenged.

One of the most essential requirements in a report is an appraiser-supported opinion of value in a detailed reason as to how the appraiser came to his conclusion.