Dividing marital assets?
Settling a divorce involves many decisions, including "Who gets the house". There are generally two choices when discussing common real estate - it can be sold and the proceeds split, or one party can "buy out" the other. In either case, one or both parties should order an appraisal of the shared real estate.
Contact us if your needs include an appraisal related to a divorce or other allocation of assets.
An appraisal for the purpose of assent division must have a well-supported, expert document that is defensible during a trial. When you order an appraisal from R. Scott Pierce Appraisal Services, you are assured the best in service with professional courtesy and well-supported conclusions. Working through the particular needs of a divorce situation is frequent territory for us.
Attorneys in MS and accountants rely on our analysis when determining real property values for estates, divorces, or other disputes where it is material. We have a great deal of expertise working with everyone involved and We understand their needs and are used to dealing with all parties involved. We create appraisal documents that fulfill the requirements of the courts and various agencies.
For legal professionals dealing with a divorce, your case's evidence frequently needs an appraisal to establish fair market value for the residential real estate involved. A great deal of the time the divorce date differs from the date you requested the appraisal. We're versed in the processes and the effort requisite to complete a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and Fair Market Value conclusion that matches the date of divorce. We handle lots of divorce appraisals and we understand that they require prudence with total professionalism. The ethics provision within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) dictates confidentiality, guaranteeing you the utmost discretion.