Graham Appraisal knows the special needs of estate executors

Estate settlement is an important and sometimes stressful job. As an executor you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the deceased as quickly and with as much dignity as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much understanding to the feelings of everyone left behind.

Part of Graham Appraisal's mission statement is to supply top-notch, ethical appraisals that attorneys can rely on. Generally, the parties involved will have their own requirements of how the appraisal process should work; however, our experience of the estate process will undoubtedly satisfy all parties involved. Because of our familiarity in working with attorneys and accountants and different agencies, we write appraisal reports that always transcend all expectations.

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

Commonly, settling an estate requires an extensive appraisal report to establish fair market value for the home to the satisfaction of the parties involved. We sympathize that in times like this, ordering an appraisal report is the furthest thought from your mind. Because of this, often there are times that the date of an appraisal report differs from the time of death. Our staff is accustomed to the procedures and requirements obligatory to supply 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 requirements explained within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) conforms us to confidentiality, guaranteeing the fullest degree of privacy for you.

Often, people do not fully acknowledge the importance in having a comprehensive appraisal produced in support of the numbers shown in tax documents filed with the IRS.

An accurate report showing the appraiser's opinion of value is important to back the methods the appraiser used to come to his conclusions. Such a report will certainly demonstrate to the authorities that the numbers used are well-founded and substantiated.

An executor will be over-joyed by an appraisal report by Graham Appraisal which will provide him undeniable facts and figures to work with any legal agency's requirements. You need not be concerned over anything, because Graham Appraisal will be there to back up our reports if they are ever challenged.

One of the most essential requirements in a report is an appraiser-backed opinion of value in an exhaustive reason as to how the appraiser came to his conclusion.