Divorce Appraisals in Jefferson County by Crescent Appraisal Group, Inc.
Finalizing a divorce involves many decisions, including "Who gets the house". There are generally two options when discussing common real estate - it can be put on the market and the proceeds split, 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.
Contact us if your needs include an appraisal dealing with a divorce or other allocation of assets.
An appraisal for divorce purposes requires a well-supported, professional document that is defensible to a judge. When you order an appraisal from Crescent Appraisal Group, Inc., you are assured the best in service with courtesy and well-supported conclusions. Handling the particular challenges of a divorce situation is somewhat matter-of-fact for us.
Attorneys in LA as well as accountants depend on our values when determining what the real property 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 are ready to assist with your needs. We create appraisal reports that fulfill the requirements of the courts and various agencies.
As a lawyer representing a client in a divorce, your case's research often requires an appraisal to establish fair market value for the residential real estate involved. A lot of the time the divorce date differs from the date you purchased the appraisal. We're comfortable with the procedures and the effort fundamental to do a retroactive appraisal that has an effective date and Fair Market Value opinion matching the date of divorce. For each divorce appraisal we handle we keep in mind that they require prudence with the utmost care. The ethics provision within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) dictates confidentiality, guaranteeing you the utmost discretion.