Handling a divorce? Barnstable/Plymouth Appraisal Services has the experience you need.
Divorce settlements involve many decisions, including "Who gets the house". There are generally two options regarding common real estate - it can be put up for sale and the proceeds split, or one party can "buy out" the other. In either case, one or both parties would find it in their best interest to order an appraisal of the common real estate.
Contact us Barnstable/Plymouth Appraisal Services can assist if you need an appraisal related to a divorce or other allocation of assets.
An appraisal for divorce purposes needs a well-supported, professional document that is defensible to a judge. When you order an appraisal from Barnstable/Plymouth Appraisal Services, you are assured the best in service with professional courtesy and top notch analysis. We understand how to care for the prickly needs of a divorce situation.
MA attorneys as well as accountants depend on our appraisals when calculating real property values for estates, divorces, or other disputes where it is relevant. We have an abundance of expertise working with everyone involved and can readily handle your needs. We provide appraisal documents that meet the requirements of the courts and various agencies.
For legal professionals dealing with a divorce, your case's material facts typically needs an appraisal to ascertain fair market value for the residential real estate involved. Many times the divorce date can be different from the date you requested the appraisal. We're versed in the methods and requirements necessary to develop a retroactive appraisal that has an effective date and Fair Market Value estimate corresponding to the date of divorce. We work on many divorce appraisals and we understand that they need to be handled with total professionalism. The Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) contains an ethics provision which binds us with confidentiality, ensuring the utmost discretion.