Appraisals for Estate Settlement by Stallings & Associates

The job of settling an estate, often a source of stress is very important. 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 us to act quickly and with as much compassion to the feelings of everyone left behind.

Part of Stallings & Associates's company goal is to create top-notch, ethical appraisals that attorneys can depend on. We are sympathetic to their needs and are accustomed to helping with all parties involved. We provide appraisal reports that surpass the obligations of the courts and other agencies.

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

Generally, settling an estate requires an irrefutable appraisal report to ascertain fair market value for the home to the satisfaction of the parties involved. It's understandable that thinking about an appraisal is the farthest thought from your mind. Of course, it's expected that you need to be there for your family first. Stallings & Associates assures that our staff are accustomed to the procedures and requirements requested by the IRS and CA revenue agencies to perform a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the date you suffered the loss of your loved one. The ethical obligations listed within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) keeps us to confidentiality, guaranteeing the highest degree of discretion for you and your loved ones.

The necessity of having a real estate appraisal when dealing with government agencies to explain income when filing documents is often not considered by most people.

Opinions of value used in documents filed with the revenue authorities definitely should be supported by an exhaustive report as to how the appraiser acquired his conclusions. Such a report will clearly demonstrate to the authorities that the numbers used are accurate and correct.

Stallings & Associates ensures an well-founded report, which will give an executor clear facts and figures that will meet IRS and state agency requirements. It assures peace of mind to everyone concerned because we assure you that we will stand behind the report if it is ever refuted.

An accurate report showing the appraiser's opinion of value is necessary to support the methods the appraiser used to come to his conclusions.