Dividing assets?Divorce settlements involve many decisions, including who keeps the house. There are generally two choices when it comes to real estate - it can be put on the market 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 residence.
An appraisal for divorce purposes requires a well-established, professional appraisal document that can be supported to a judge. When you order an appraisal from Kenny G. Adams, SRA, you are assured the best in service with courtesy and well-supported conclusions. Working through the special conditions of a divorce situation is not a problem for us.
California attorneys and accountants rely on our opinions when ascertaining what real estate is worth for estates, divorces, or other disputes requiring a value opinion. We have an abundance of expertise dealing with all the parties involved and can readily handle your needs. We create appraisal documents that fulfill the requirements of the courts and various agencies.
As a legal professional handling a divorce, your case's material facts customarily require an appraisal to ascertain market value for the residential real estate involved. Often the divorce date differs from the date you requested the appraisal. We're comfortable with the techniques and the effort requisite to develop a retrospective appraisal that has an effective date and Market Value opinion corresponding to the date of divorce. We perform a reasonable number of divorce appraisals , and we understand that they need to be handled prudently. The Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) contains an ethics provision which compels us to keep the highest degree of confidentiality, ensuring the utmost discretion.