Working on a divorce? Fisher Appraisal Services has the specific competence you're looking for.
We understand that divorce can be very difficult. There are numerous choices to worry about, including the fate of the shared residence. There are generally two options regarding the shared residence - it can be sold and the proceeds split, or one party can "buy out" the other. In either case, one or both parties would be wise to get an appraisal of the joint real estate.
Contact us if your needs include an appraisal dealing with a divorce or other allocation of assets.
When the purpose of an appraisal is the division of assets, it requires a well-supported, authoritative document that is defensible during a trial. 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 delicate needs of a divorce situation.
RI attorneys and accountants depend on our opinions when calculating what the real property is worth for estates, divorces, or other disputes depending on a value opinion. We have an abundance of expertise dealing with all the parties involved and 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 lawyer representing a client in a divorce, your case's material facts often needs an appraisal to establish 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 requested the appraisal. We're versed in the techniques and requirements necessary to do a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and Fair Market Value opinion matching the date of divorce. We handle a reasonable number of divorce appraisals (unfortunately) and we understand that they need to be handled with the utmost care. The Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) contains an ethics provision which dictates confidentiality, guaranteeing you the utmost discretion.