Graham Appraisal knows the special needs of estate executors

Settling an estate is an important and sometimes stressful task. As an executor you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the deceased as quickly and exactly as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much compassion to the feelings of everyone left behind.

Attorneys and accountants count on our ethics when calculating real estate values for estates, divorces, or other disputes requiring a value being placed on real property. Often, all parties will have differing suggestions of how the appraisal process should work; however, our knowledge of the estate process will undoubtedly satisfy all parties involved. Because of our experience in dealing with the legal system and various agencies, we offer reports that always outdo all expectations.

Contact us today to discuss your unique estate appraisal demands and how we can put our business acumen to work for you.

Generally, settling an estate requires an clear appraisal report to acquire fair market value for the house to the satisfaction of the parties involved. We know that when you lose a loved one, acquiring an appraisal is the furthest thought from your mind. Because of this, often there will be times that the effective date of an appraisal deviates from the date of your loss. Our staff is familiar with the systems and requirements obligatory to perform a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the exact date of death. The ethics provision stated within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) attunes our appraisers to confidentiality, certifying the strongest degree of privacy for you and your family.

All too often, people do not fully acknowledge the importance in having a detailed appraisal report supplied in support of the numbers shown in general documents filed with the IRS and KY state agencies.

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

Graham Appraisal ensures an substantiated appraisal report, which will give an executor accurate facts and figures that will exceed IRS and state agency requirements. There's no need to be stressed out when getting an appraisal from Graham Appraisal, because we will stand by it no matter what.

Opinions of value used in documents provided to the the IRS and KY state agencies absolutely should be backed by a comprehensive report as to how the appraiser came to his conclusions.