Divorce Appraisals in the state of MA by Atlas Appraisals, LLC
Settling a divorce involves many decisions, including "Who gets the house". There are generally two choices regarding 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 should commission an appraisal of the residence.
Contact us if you require an appraisal related to a divorce or other allocation of assets.
A divorce appraisal must have a well-supported, professional document that can be supported in court. When you order an appraisal from Atlas Appraisals, LLC, you are assured the best in service with courtesy and the highest quality appraisal. Taking into account the special challenges of a divorce situation is not a problem for us.
Attorneys in MA and accountants rely on our analysis when calculating real property values for estates, divorces, or other disputes requiring a value opinion. We have a great deal of expertise working with everyone 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 research often needs an appraisal to determine fair market value for the residential real estate involved. Often the divorce date differs from the date you purchased the appraisal. We're comfortable with the methods and the effort needed to perform a retroactive appraisal that has an effective date and Fair Market Value opinion corresponding to the date of divorce. We work on a reasonable number of divorce appraisals and we understand that they need to be handled with the utmost care. The ethics provision within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) compels us to keep the highest degree of confidentiality, resulting in the utmost discretion.