Appraisals for Estate Settlement by B & J APPRAISALS, INC.

The task of settling an estate, often a source of stress, is not to be taken lightly. As a trustee, you've been given the power to carry out the wishes of the deceased as promptly and attentively as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much understanding to the feelings of everyone in bereavement.

Lawyers and accountants count on our ideals when calculating real property values for estates, divorces, or other disputes requiring a value being determined for real property. We comprehend their needs and are used to dealing with all parties involved. Among our staff, we are used to interacting with legal agencies in creating reports that exceed their demands.

Contact us as soon as possible to discuss your unique estate appraisal needs and how we can put our knowledge to work for you.

Generally, settling an estate necessitates an irrefutable appraisal report to ascertain market value for the home to the satisfaction of the parties involved. We sympathize that in times like this, acquiring an appraisal is the furthest thought from your mind. So, it's possible the date an appraisal report is needed will differ the date of death. Our professional staff is familiar with the procedures and requirements necessary to produce a retrospective appraisal with an effective date and market value estimate matching the date your loved one passed away. The ethical obligations stated within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) keeps us to confidentiality, providing the fullest degree of discretion for all parties involved.

Most of the time, people do not fully appreciate the requirement to have a comprehensive real estate appraisal supplied in support of the numbers shown in tax documents filed with the IRS.

An exhaustive report showing the appraiser's opinion of value is necessary to support the methods the appraiser used to come to his conclusions. A report of this caliber will definitely substantiate the evidence that the values provided are well-founded and accurate.

Having a professional report from B & J APPRAISALS, INC. gives the executor irrefutable facts and figures to work with in going beyond IRS and New York state agency requirements. There's no need to have anything but peace of mind when getting an appraisal from us, because we will stand by it no matter what.