Working on a divorce? Harper Certified Appraisals, LLC has the experience for these matters.Divorce settlements involve many decisions, including who keeps the house. There are generally two options when discussing the shared residence - 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 get an appraisal of the residence.
When the purpose of an appraisal is the division of assets, it requires a well-supported, expert report that is defensible to a judge. When you order an appraisal from Harper Certified Appraisals, LLC, you are assured the best in service with professional courtesy and well-supported conclusions. Through experience and education, we've learned how to handle the delicate needs of a divorce situation.
Washington attorneys and accountants rely on our appraisals when figuring out real property values for estates, divorces, or other disputes where it is important. We have a lot of expertise dealing with all the parties involved and can readily handle your needs. We assemble appraisal reports for courts or various agencies that meet or exceed their requirements.
For legal professionals working with a divorce, your case's material facts customarily require an appraisal to establish market value for the residential real estate involved. A great deal of the time the divorce date may not be the same as the date you purchased the appraisal. We are familiar with the procedures and what it means to complete a retrospective appraisal that has an effective date and Market Value conclusion matching the date of divorce. We handle lots of divorce appraisals , and we understand that they need to be handled delicately. The Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) contains an ethics provision which binds us with confidentiality, guaranteeing you the utmost discretion.