Dividing assets?Divorce settlements involve many decisions, including who gets the house. There are generally two options when discussing the house - it can be put on the market and the proceeds divided, 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 residence.
A divorce appraisal must have a well-established, expert appraisal document that will hold up during a trial. Metro Appraisals pledges to give you an exceptional level of service with professional courtesy and well-supported conclusions. Working through the particular needs of a divorce situation is not a problem for us.
Attorneys as well as accountants in Florida rely on our values when calculating real property values for estates, divorces, or other disputes needing a value opinion. We understand their needs and are used to dealing with all parties involved. We assemble appraisal documents for courts or various agencies that meet or exceed their requirements.
As an attorney representing a client in a divorce, your case's research frequently needs an appraisal to ascertain market value for the residential real estate involved. A lot of the time the divorce date can be different from the date you requested the appraisal. We're comfortable with the processes and what is vital to develop a retrospective appraisal that has an effective date and Market Value opinion matching the date of divorce. We perform lots of divorce appraisals , 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, resulting in the utmost discretion.