We understand that divorce is never easy. There are countless decisions looming, including what's going to happen to the shared residence. There are generally two options regarding 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 order an appraisal of the mutual real estate.
Contact us Fisher Appraisal Services can assist if you need an appraisal for the purposes of a divorce or other separation of assets.
A divorce appraisal needs a well-established, expert report that is defensible to a judge. When you order an appraisal from Fisher Appraisal Services, you are assured the best in service with courtesy and top notch analysis. Through experience and education, we've learned how to handle the sensitive needs of a divorce situation.
Attorneys in RI as well as accountants rely on our analysis when determining real property values for estates, divorces, or other disputes where it is in question. We have a lot of expertise dealing with all the parties involved and We understand their needs and are used to dealing with all parties involved. We create appraisal documents for courts or various agencies that meet or exceed their requirements.
For legal professionals working with a divorce, your case's material facts often needs an appraisal to ascertain fair market value for the residential real estate involved. A great deal of the time the divorce date can be different from the date you ordered the appraisal. We're experienced with the techniques and what is vital to complete a retroactive appraisal that has an effective date and Fair Market Value estimate corresponding to the date of divorce. We handle lots of divorce appraisals (unfortunately) and we understand that they require prudence with total professionalism. The Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) contains an ethics provision which dictates confidentiality, resulting in the utmost discretion.