Divorce Appraisals in Orange County by JMS Appraisal
We realize that divorce is never easy. There are numerous issues looming, including the status of the home. There are generally two alternatives when discussing the house - it can be sold and the proceeds divvied up, or one party can "buy out" the other. In either case, one or both parties would find it in their best interest to commission an appraisal of the residence.
Contact us if your needs include an appraisal related to a divorce or other separation of assets.
An appraisal for divorce purposes needs a well-supported, authoritative value conclusion that can be supported in court. JMS Appraisal pledges to give you an exceptional level of service with professional courtesy and well-supported conclusions. We also know how to provide for the prickly needs of a divorce situation.
CA attorneys as well as accountants rely on our appraisals when determining real property values for estates, divorces, or other disputes where it is relevant. We have a lot of expertise working with everyone involved and We understand their needs and are accustomed to dealing with all parties involved. We submit appraisal documents for courts or various agencies that meet or exceed their requirements.
For lawyers representing a client in a divorce, your case's research regularly requires an appraisal to establish fair market value for the residential real estate involved. Many times the divorce date differs from the date you ordered the appraisal. We're comfortable with the procedures and what's mandatory to complete a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and Fair Market Value opinion corresponding to the date of divorce. We handle lots of divorce appraisals and we understand that they require prudence delicately. The Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) contains an ethics provision which dictates confidentiality, ensuring the utmost discretion.