Appraisals for Estate Settlement by WalshStreet Appraisals

The responsibility of settling an estate, while stressful, is very important. It's up to you as an executor to carry out the wishes of the deceased as swiftly and with as much dignity as possible. You can count on WalshStreet Appraisals to respond quickly and with as much compassion to the feelings of everyone in bereavement.

Attorneys and accountants count on our understanding when calculating real property values for estates, divorces, or other disputes requiring a value being placed on real property. There are required needs for everyone; we cater to these requirements and are acclimated to collaborating with all parties involved. We write appraisal reports that out-strip the needs of the legal system and various agencies.

Contact us immediately to discuss your specific estate appraisal demands and how we can put our experience to work for you.

Generally, settling an estate requires a detailed appraisal report to acquire market value for the property to the satisfaction of the parties involved. We sympathize that in times like this, ordering an appraisal is the furthest thought from your mind. Of course, it's imperative to take care of your family first. WalshStreet Appraisals assures that our staff is familiar with the procedures and requirements needed by the federal and California revenue agencies to produce a retrospective appraisal with an effective date and market value estimate matching the exact date you suffered the loss of your loved one. The ethics provision listed within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) keeps our staff to confidentiality, guaranteeing the highest degree of discretion for all parties involved.

Most people don't realize that the IRS needs reports filed to explain the numbers involved in estate sales.

Opinions of value shown in documents filed with revenue authorities absolutely should be backed by a detailed report as to how the appraiser arrived at his conclusions. In having a report backed by WalshStreet Appraisals's expert appraisers, you will have the knowledge that the numbers displayed in the report will definitely demonstrate to the IRS that the numbers used are accurate and correct.

Having a professional appraisal report from WalshStreet Appraisals gives the executor definite facts and figures to work with in exceeding IRS and California state agency requirements. It assures peace of mind to everyone concerned because we will always be there to stand behind the appraisal if it is ever challenged.