If you are involved in a divorce, choose Dana O Smith Appraisals and real estate to provide a realistic value of the couple's home.
We realize that divorce can be very difficult. There are many decisions looming, including what's going to happen to the shared residence. There are generally two choices when discussing the shared residence - it can be put up for sale and the proceeds divided, or one party can "buy out" the other. In either case, one or both parties should commission an appraisal of the residence.
Contact us if your needs include an appraisal dealing with a divorce or other separation of assets.
A divorce appraisal should include a well-established, expert document that is defensible during a trial. Dana O Smith Appraisals and real estate pledges to give you the very best in service with professional courtesy and well-supported conclusions. We understand how to care for the sensitive needs of a divorce situation.
Attorneys in FL and accountants rely on our appraisals when determining real property values for estates, divorces, or other disputes where it is important. 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 for courts or various agencies that meet or exceed their requirements.
For attorneys working with a divorce, your case's material facts often needs an appraisal to ascertain fair market value for the residential real estate involved. Many times the divorce date can be different from the date you requested the appraisal. We're versed in the techniques and what it means to do a retroactive appraisal that has an effective date and Fair Market Value estimate matching the date of divorce. For each divorce appraisal we are hired to do we keep in mind that they require prudence with total professionalism. The ethics provision within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) binds us with confidentiality, ensuring the utmost discretion.