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Barnstable/Plymouth Appraisal Services knows the special needs of estate executors

The task 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 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.

We've made a name for ourselves in producing excellent appraisals that attorneys and accountants have come to rely on. We are sympathetic to their needs and are accustomed to dealing with all parties involved. Among our staff, we are used to dealing with legal agencies in assembling appraisals that surpass their demands.

Contact us as soon as possible to discuss your specific estate appraisal demands and how we can put our business acumen to work for you.

Generally, settling an estate necessitates an irrefutable appraisal report to ascertain fair market value for the home to the satisfaction of the parties involved. It's understandable that thinking about an appraisal is the farthest thought from your mind. Of course, it's imperative to comfort your family first. Our professional staff is accustomed to the procedures and requirements needed to provide a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the date you suffered the loss of your loved one. The ethics provision stated within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) conforms us to confidentiality, certifying the strongest degree of privacy for you and your family.

Often, people do not fully understand the necessity in having a full appraisal produced in support of the numbers displayed in general documents filed with revenue authorities.

An exhaustive report showing the appraiser's opinion of value is important to back the methods the appraiser used to come to his conclusions. This sort of report will certainly substantiate the evidence that the numbers displayed within the report are well-founded and accurate.

Having a professional appraisal from Barnstable/Plymouth Appraisal Services gives the executor definite facts and figures to work with in exceeding IRS and MA state agency requirements. It assures peace of mind to everyone concerned because we assure you that we will stand behind the appraisal report if it is ever challenged.

A comprehensive report showing the appraiser's opinion of value is necessary to back the methods the appraiser used to come to his conclusions.