Property Valuations for Estate Settlement by Hearthstone Appraisal

The responsibility of settling an estate, while stressful, is not to be taken lightly. As an executor, you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the deceased as promptly and respectfully as possible. You can count on Hearthstone Appraisal to act expeditiously and with as much respect to the feelings of everyone left behind.

We've made it our company's goal in producing top-notch appraisals that attorneys and accountants have come to depend on. There are specific needs for everyone; we understand these needs and are familiar with collaborating with all parties involved. In relation to our experience in dealing with attorneys and accountants and other agencies, we offer appraisal reports that always exceed all expectations.

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

Settling an estate commonly demands an appraisal to suggest market value for the residential property in question. We understand that in times like this, even thinking about an appraisal is the furthest thought from your mind. Because of this, often there can be times that the effective date of an appraisal report differs from the date of your loss. Hearthstone Appraisal assures that we are comfortable with the procedures and requirements requested by revenue services to produce a retrospective appraisal with an effective date and market value estimate matching the exact date your loved one passed away. The ethical requirements listed within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) keeps our staff to confidentiality, certifying the highest degree of discretion for you and your loved ones.

All too often, people do not fully appreciate the requirement to have a detailed appraisal prepared in support of the figures displayed in general documents filed with the IRS.

One of the most essential requirements in an appraisal report is an appraiser-backed opinion of value in a comprehensive explanation as to how the appraiser came to his conclusion. In having a report backed by Mobile Appraisal & Training Institute's professional appraisers, you will have the peace of mind that the numbers shown in the appraisal report will clearly demonstrate to the authorities that the numbers used are well founded and substantiated.

An executor will be satisfied by an appraisal by Hearthstone Appraisal which will show him solid facts and figures to deal with the IRS and Washington state agencies' requirements. There's no need to have anything but peace of mind when getting an appraisal from us, because we will stand by it no matter what.