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Estate Settlement Appraisals in WA by Crest Appraisal Services

The job of settling an estate, while stressful is very important. 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 understanding to the feelings of everyone involved.

Lawyers and accountants rely on our conduct when calculating real property values for estates, divorces, or other disputes requiring a value being placed on real property. We cater to their needs and are accustomed to dealing with all parties involved. We assemble appraisal reports that surpass the requirements of the legal system and various agencies.

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

Usually, settling an estate requires an accurate appraisal report to determine fair market value for the property to the satisfaction of the parties involved. It's understandable that thinking about getting an appraisal is the farthest thought from your mind. Of course, you need to comfort your loved ones first. Crest Appraisal Services assures that we are accustomed to the procedures and requirements requested by revenue services to perform a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the exact date your loved one passed away. The ethics provision explained within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) keeps us to confidentiality, certifying the highest degree of discretion for you.

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 the IRS and WA state agencies definitely should be backed by an accurate report as to how the appraiser acquired his conclusions. This sort of report will definitely demonstrate the evidence that the numbers expressed within the report are well-founded and accurate.

Having a professional report from Crest Appraisal Services gives the executor solid facts and figures to work with in meeting IRS and WA state agency requirements. You need not worry over anything, because Crest Appraisal Services will be there to stand by our appraisals if they are ever refuted.

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