Property Valuations for Estate Settlement by Risser Appraisals

Estate settlement is an important and sometimes stressful task. As an executor, you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of a loved one as swiftly and respectfully as possible. You can count on Risser Appraisals to respond expeditiously and with as much sensitivity to the feelings of everyone involved.

Part of Risser Appraisals's drive is to create top-notch, ethical appraisals that lawyers can rely on. We cater to their needs and are familiar with dealing with all parties involved. We furnish appraisal reports that transcend the necessities of the legal system and other groups.

Contact us as soon as possible to discuss your individual estate appraisal specifications and how we can put our business acumen to work for you.

Settling an estate generally depends on an appraisal to ascertain market value for the property in question. We know that in times like this, ordering an appraisal is the furthest thought from your mind. Because of this, now and then there are times that the date of an appraisal deviates from the time of death. We are accustomed to the practices and requirements obligatory to perform a retrospective appraisal with an effective date and market value estimate matching the date your loved one passed away. The ethical requirements stated within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) keeps our appraisers to confidentiality, certifying the fullest degree of privacy for you and your family.

Often, people do not fully realize the necessity in having a full real estate appraisal prepared in support of the numbers displayed in tax documents filed with the IRS and Pennsylvania state agencies.

An exhaustive report showing the appraiser's opinion of value is important to support the methods the appraiser used to come to his conclusions. A report of this caliber will certainly demonstrate the evidence that the values within the report are well-founded and accurate.

Having a professional report from Risser Appraisals gives the executor solid facts and figures to work with in going beyond IRS and Pennsylvania state agency requirements. It assures peace of mind to everyone concerned because we will always be there to stand behind the appraisal if it is ever challenged.