If you are involved in a divorce, choose Dana O Smith Appraisals and real estate to provide an accurate value of residence to be divided.
We understand that divorce can be very difficult. There are numerous decisions looming, including the status of the shared residence. There are generally two options when it comes to common real estate - 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 should commission an appraisal of the shared real estate.
Contact us if your needs include an appraisal for the purposes of a divorce or other division of assets.
An appraisal for divorce purposes needs a well-supported, expert document that can be supported in court. Dana O Smith Appraisals and real estate guarantees the very best in service with professional courtesy and well-supported conclusions. Through experience and education, we've learned how to care for the prickly needs of a divorce situation.
Attorneys in FL and accountants depend on our appraisals when determining what the real property is worth for estates, divorces, or other disputes needing a value opinion. We have a lot of expertise dealing with all the parties involved and can readily handle your needs. We submit appraisal reports for courts or various agencies that meet or exceed their requirements.
For legal professionals representing a client in a divorce, your case's material facts often necessitates an appraisal to determine fair market value for the residential real estate involved. A lot of the time the divorce date differs from the date you ordered the appraisal. We're comfortable with the techniques and the effort mandatory to develop a retroactive appraisal that has an effective date and Fair Market Value conclusion matching the date of divorce. We handle 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 compels us to keep the highest degree of confidentiality, resulting in the utmost discretion.