Estate Settlement Appraisals in WA by Kent & Associates Appraisal

Settling an estate is often stressful, but a very important job. As an executor you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the deceased as swiftly and respectfully as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much sympathy to the feelings of everyone involved.

Part of Kent & Associates Appraisal's mission statement is to produce top-notch, ethical appraisals that attorneys can rely on. We realize their needs and are accustomed to working with all parties involved. In our company, we are used to working with the courts in assembling reports that surpass their needs.

Contact us promptly to discuss your specific estate appraisal requirements and how we can put our business acumen to work for you.

Usually, settling an estate necessitates an clear appraisal report to show fair market value for the home to the satisfaction of the parties involved. It's understandable that ordering an appraisal is the farthest thought from your mind. Of course, it's imperative to comfort your loved ones first. We are accustomed to the procedures and requirements necessary to provide a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the exact date your loved one passed away. The ethical obligations explained within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) conforms our company to confidentiality, certifying the strongest degree of privacy for you.

Often, people do not fully realize the requirement to have a detailed appraisal produced in support of the numbers being used in general documents filed with revenue authorities.

A comprehensive report showing the appraiser's opinion of value is required to support the methods the appraiser used to come to his conclusions. Such a report will clearly demonstrate to the IRS that the numbers used are well-founded and substantiated.

Kent & Associates Appraisal guarantees an substantiated appraisal, which will give an executor clear facts and numbers that will exceed IRS and state agency requirements. It assures peace of mind to everyone concerned because we will always be there to stand behind the report if it is ever refuted.

A comprehensive report showing the appraiser's opinion of value is important to support the methods the appraiser used to come to his conclusions.