Property Valuations for Estate Settlement by Sewell Investment & Appraisal Services, LLC

The responsibility of settling an estate, often a source of stress is very important. As an executor you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the departed as promptly and with as much dignity as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much compassion to the feelings of everyone involved.

Lawyers and accountants rely on our ideals when calculating real property values for estates, divorces, or other disputes requiring a value being placed on real property. We realize their needs and are familiar with working with all parties involved. In our company, we are accustomed to working with the courts in creating appraisal reports that surpass their requirements.

Contact us as soon as possible to discuss your personal estate appraisal specifications and how we can put our knowledge to work for you.

Settling an estate generally demands an appraisal to determine fair market value for the house therein. We know that in this time of loss, even thinking about an appraisal is the furthest thought from your mind. Because of this, now and then there are times that the date of an appraisal report differs from the date of your loss. Our staff is comfortable with the procedures and requirements needed to perform 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) attunes us to confidentiality, ensuring the fullest degree of privacy for you.

The importance of having an appraisal report when cooperating with revenue services to prove income when filing documents is often overlooked by most people.

One of the most necessary requirements in a report is an appraiser-supported opinion of value in an exhaustive reason as to how the appraiser came to his conclusion. In having a report backed by Sewell Investment & Appraisal Services, LLC's expert staff, you will have the knowledge that the numbers provided in the appraisal will clearly demonstrate to the VA agencies that the numbers used are accurate and correct.

Having a professional report from Sewell Investment & Appraisal Services, LLC gives the executor solid facts and figures to work with in going beyond IRS and VA state agency requirements. You need not worry over anything, because Sewell Investment & Appraisal Services, LLC will be there to support our reports if they are ever challenged.

An exhaustive report showing the appraiser's opinion of value is important to support the methods the appraiser used to come to his conclusions.