Appraisals for Estate Settlement by Kent & Associates Appraisal

Estate settlement is often stressful, but a very important job. As an executor you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the departed as quickly and respectfully as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much sensitivity to the feelings of everyone left behind.

We've made it our company's goal in providing the best appraisals that lawyers and accountants have come to rely on. We understand their needs and are accustomed to working with all parties involved. In relation to our familiarity in dealing with the courts and other agencies, we assemble appraisal reports that always outdo all expectations.

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

Settling an estate commonly depends on an appraisal to suggest fair market value for the house in question. We empathize that in this time of loss, ordering an appraisal report is the furthest thought from your mind. Due to this, often the time of death differs from the date the appraisal is required. 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 of death. The ethical requirements explained within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) keeps our company to confidentiality, certifying the fullest degree of discretion for all parties involved.

People often forget that the IRS needs reports filed to support the numbers involved in estate sales.

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

Kent & Associates Appraisal ensures an substantiated report, which will give an executor definite facts and figures that will meet IRS and revenue agency requirements. There's no need to have anything but peace of mind when getting a report from us, because we will back it no matter what.

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