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Estate Settlement Appraisals in WA by Crest Appraisal Services

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 quickly and respectfully as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much sympathy to the feelings of everyone in bereavement.

We've shown that we're experts in supplying excellent appraisals that lawyers and accountants have come to depend on. We comprehend their needs and are familiar with dealing with all parties involved. Among our staff, we are used to interacting with the courts in creating appraisal reports that transcend their demands.

Contact us promptly to discuss your specific estate appraisal essentials and how we can put our experience to work for you.

Commonly, settling an estate necessitates an clear appraisal report to show 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. So, it's possible the time an appraisal report is needed will be different from the date of death. Our staff is comfortable with the procedures and requirements obligatory to supply a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the exact date you suffered the loss of your loved one. The ethical requirements stated within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) keeps our company to confidentiality, assuring the fullest degree of discretion for all parties involved.

Often, people do not fully realize the necessity in having a complete real estate appraisal produced in support of the numbers shown in general documents filed with the IRS and WA state agencies.

One of the most necessary requirements in an appraisal is an appraiser-supported opinion of value in a detailed reason as to how the appraiser came to his conclusion. This sort of report will definitely substantiate the evidence that the numbers displayed within the report are well-founded and accurate.

Having a professional report from Crest Appraisal Services gives the executor solid facts and figures to work with in meeting IRS and WA state agency requirements. It assures peace of mind to everyone concerned because we will always be there to stand behind the appraisal if it is ever challenged.

Opinions of value used in documents provided to the revenue authorities definitely should be backed by a detailed report as to how the appraiser came to his conclusions.