If you are working through a divorce, choose RJS Appraisals to provide an accurate value of the couple's real estate asset.We realize that divorce can be very difficult. There are many issues to worry about, including what to do with the shared residence. There are generally two choices when it comes to the house - it can be sold and the proceeds split, or one party can "buy out" the other. In either case, one or both parties should get an appraisal of the mutual real estate.
When the intended use of an appraisal is a couple splitting up, it needs a well-supported, professional report that will hold up in court. When you order an appraisal from RJS Appraisals, you are assured the best in service with courtesy and the highest quality appraisal. Handling the sensitive needs of a divorce situation is not a problem for us.
Attorneys as well as accountants in New York rely on our values when ascertaining what real property is worth for estates, divorces, or other disputes requiring a value opinion. We understand their needs and are used to dealing with all parties involved. We assemble appraisal documents for courts or various agencies that meet or exceed their requirements.
As a legal professional working with a divorce, your case's material facts customarily require an appraisal to determine market value for the residential real estate involved. A lot of the time the divorce date can be different from the date you purchased the appraisal. We are familiar with the techniques and what's needed to perform a retrospective appraisal that has an effective date and Market Value opinion that matches the date of divorce. For each divorce appraisal we take on, we understand that they need to be handled delicately. The ethics provision within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) dictates confidentiality, resulting in the utmost discretion.