Divorce Appraisals in Maricopa County by West Valley Appraisal Services
We know that divorce is a painful process. There are many decisions to worry about, including the status of the shared residence. There are generally two options when discussing real estate - it can be put up for sale and the proceeds divvied up, or one party can "buy out" the other. In either case, one or both parties would be wise to order an appraisal of the mutual real estate.
Contact us West Valley Appraisal Services can help if you need an appraisal related to a divorce or other division of assets.
An appraisal for divorce purposes should include a well-supported, expert report that is defensible to a judge. West Valley Appraisal Services guarantees the very best in service with professional courtesy and top notch analysis. Working through the special needs of a divorce situation is familiar territory for us.
Attorneys in AZ and accountants rely on our values when calculating real property values for estates, divorces, or other disputes requiring a value opinion. We have a lot of expertise dealing with all the parties involved and are ready to assist with your needs. We provide appraisal documents that meet the requirements of the courts and various agencies.
For legal professionals representing a client in a divorce, your case's research frequently needs an appraisal to establish fair market value for the residential real estate involved. A lot of the time the divorce date may not be the same as the date you purchased the appraisal. We're versed in the techniques and what is imperative to complete a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and Fair Market Value conclusion that matches the date of divorce. We work on many divorce appraisals (unfortunately) and we understand that they require prudence with total professionalism. The ethics provision within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) dictates confidentiality, ensuring the utmost discretion.