Working on a divorce? Southmost Realty Appraisals & Consultants has the specific competence for these matters.Finalizing a divorce involves many decisions, including who gets the house. There are generally two alternatives regarding real estate - it can be put on the market and the proceeds split, or one party can "buy out" the other. In either case, one or both parties would find it in their best interest to order an appraisal of the common real estate.
A divorce appraisal must have a well-established, authoritative value conclusion that will hold up during a trial. Southmost Realty Appraisals & Consultants guarantees the very best in service with courtesy and well-supported conclusions. We understand how to handle the prickly needs of a divorce situation.
Attorneys as well as accountants in Texas depend on our opinions when calculating what real estate is worth for estates, divorces, or other disputes requiring a value opinion. We have a lot of expertise dealing with all the parties involved and are standing by to assist your needs. We create appraisal reports for courts or various agencies that meet or exceed their requirements.
As a lawyer handling a divorce, your case's research frequently needs an appraisal to determine market value for the residential real estate involved. A great deal of the time the divorce date can be different from the date you ordered the appraisal. We're versed in the procedures and what it means to complete a retrospective appraisal with an effective date and Market Value estimate corresponding to the date of divorce. We handle lots of divorce appraisals (unfortunately) and we understand that they need to be handled with total professionalism. The ethics provision within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) means the highest amount of confidentiality, guaranteeing you the utmost discretion.