Divorce Appraisals in Orange County by Skinner Appraisals
Divorce settlements involve many decisions, including "Who gets the house". There are generally two choices when it comes to common 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 be wise to commission an appraisal of the mutual 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-established, expert document that will hold up to a judge. Skinner Appraisals pledges to give you the very best in service with courtesy and the highest quality appraisal. Through experience and education, we've learned how to handle the delicate needs of a divorce situation.
Attorneys in CA and accountants rely on our opinions when ascertaining 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 are standing by to assist your needs. We submit appraisal reports that fulfill the requirements of the courts and various agencies.
As an attorney representing a client in a divorce, your case's material facts typically requires an appraisal to determine fair market value for the residential real estate involved. A great deal of the time the divorce date may not be the same as the date you purchased the appraisal. We're versed in the techniques and what's necessary to complete a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and Fair Market Value opinion matching the date of divorce. We perform a reasonable number of divorce appraisals (unfortunately) and we understand that they need to be handled delicately. The Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) contains an ethics provision which means the highest amount of confidentiality, guaranteeing you the utmost discretion.