Handling a divorce? Dana O'Hara Smith has the expertise you're looking for.
We realize that divorce can be very difficult. There are numerous decisions that have to be resolved, including what's going to happen to the shared residence. There are generally two alternatives when it comes to real estate - it can be put up for sale and the proceeds divvied up, 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.
Contact us if you require an appraisal dealing with a divorce or other division of assets.
An appraisal for the purpose of assent division must have a well-supported, expert document that will hold up in court. When you order an appraisal from Dana O'Hara Smith, you are assured the best in service with professional courtesy and the highest quality appraisal. Working through the sensitive challenges of a divorce situation is common territory for us.
Attorneys in FL as well as accountants depend on our appraisals when figuring out real property values for estates, divorces, or other disputes requiring a value opinion. We have a lot of expertise working with everyone involved and are standing by to assist your needs. We provide appraisal documents that fulfill the requirements of the courts and various agencies.
As a lawyer handling a divorce, your case's material facts regularly necessitates an appraisal to determine fair market value for the residential real estate involved. Often the divorce date can be different from the date you requested the appraisal. We're experienced with the procedures and what is essential to do a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and Fair Market Value conclusion corresponding to the date of divorce. For each divorce appraisal we are hired to do we remain cognizant of the fact that they require prudence with total professionalism. The ethics provision within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) means the highest amount of confidentiality, resulting in the utmost discretion.