Divorce Appraisals in Placer County by Peterson Appraisal GroupSettling a divorce involves many decisions, including who keeps the house. There are generally two choices regarding 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 would be wise to get an appraisal of the residence.
An appraisal for the purpose of asset division must have a well-supported, authoritative value conclusion that will hold up during a trial. When you order an appraisal from Peterson Appraisal Group, you are assured the best in service with courtesy and top notch analysis. Through experience and education, we've learned how to care for the sensitive needs of a divorce situation.
California attorneys and accountants rely on our appraisals when ascertaining what real estate is worth for estates, divorces, or other disputes requiring a value opinion. We have a great deal of expertise working with everyone involved and are standing by to assist your needs. We assemble appraisal documents that meet the requirements of the courts and various agencies.
As an attorney handling a divorce, your case's material facts customarily require an appraisal to establish market value for the residential real estate involved. Many times the divorce date differs from the date you requested the appraisal. We're versed in the techniques and all that it means to do a retrospective appraisal with an effective date and Market Value opinion corresponding to the date of divorce. For each divorce appraisal we take on, we keep in mind that they need to be handled with total professionalism. The Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) contains an ethics provision which binds us with confidentiality, guaranteeing you the utmost discretion.