If you are working through a divorce, choose McDonough Appraisal Service to provide a true value of the shared real estate asset.Divorce settlements involve many decisions, including who keeps the house. There are generally two options when discussing the shared residence - it can be sold 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 get an appraisal of the residence.
A divorce appraisal must have a well-supported, expert appraisal document that can be supported during a trial. When you order an appraisal from McDonough Appraisal Service, 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 and accountants in California rely on our appraisals when determining what real estate is worth for estates, divorces, or other disputes requiring a value opinion. We understand their needs and are used to dealing with all parties involved. We assemble appraisal documents that fulfill the requirements of the courts and various agencies.
For attorneys handling a divorce, your case's material facts customarily require an appraisal to determine market value for the residential real estate involved. Often the divorce date differs from the date you purchased the appraisal. We're experienced with the procedures and what it entails to develop a retrospective appraisal with an effective date and Market Value conclusion that matches the date of divorce. For each divorce appraisal we handle, we remain conscious of the fact that they need to be handled with the utmost care. The Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) contains an ethics provision which dictates confidentiality, resulting in the utmost discretion.