We know that divorce is a painful process. There are numerous decisions to worry about, including what happens to the house. There are generally two alternatives when it comes to 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 would find it in their best interest to commission an appraisal of the mutual real estate.
A divorce appraisal requires a well-supported, authoritative value conclusion that will hold up during a trial. When you order an appraisal from Appraisal Keys, Inc, you are assured the best in service with courtesy and well-supported conclusions. Working through the particular conditions of a divorce situation is not a problem for us.
Ohio attorneys and accountants depend on our analysis when calculating real property values for estates, divorces, or other disputes depending on a value opinion. We understand their needs and are used to dealing with all parties involved. We provide appraisal documents that meet the requirements of the courts and various agencies.
As a legal professional representing a client in a divorce, your case’s material facts customarily require an appraisal to establish market value for the residential real estate involved. A lot of the time the divorce date differs from the date you requested the appraisal. We’re comfortable with the methods and what’s necessary to complete a retrospective appraisal that has an effective date and Market Value estimate that matches the date of divorce. We handle a reasonable number of divorce appraisals , and we understand that they need to be handled prudently. The ethics provision within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) binds us with confidentiality, ensuring the utmost discretion.