When working through a divorce, choose Joseph Mier & Associates to provide a true value of the common residence.
We understand that divorce is never easy. There are numerous issues to worry about, including the fate of the shared residence. There are generally two options when it comes to real estate - it can be put up for sale and the proceeds divvied up, or one party can "buy out" the other. In either case, one or both parties would be wise to order an appraisal of the residence.
Contact us if you require an appraisal for the purposes of a divorce or other separation of assets.
An appraisal for the purpose of assent division must have a well-supported, authoritative value conclusion that will hold up during a trial. Joseph Mier & Associates pledges to give you an exceptional level of service with courtesy and well-supported conclusions. Working through the sensitive conditions of a divorce situation is common territory for us.
LA attorneys and accountants depend on our appraisals when calculating what the real property is worth for estates, divorces, or other disputes where it is crucial. We have an abundance of expertise working with everyone involved and are ready to assist with your needs. We create appraisal documents for courts or various agencies that meet or exceed their requirements.
As an attorney working with a divorce, your case's material facts typically needs an appraisal to establish fair market value for the residential real estate involved. Many times the divorce date may not be the same as the date you ordered the appraisal. We're comfortable with the methods and the effort fundamental to perform a retroactive appraisal that has an effective date and Fair Market Value opinion corresponding to the date of divorce. We handle lots of divorce appraisals (unfortunately) and we understand that they need to be handled with total professionalism. The Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) contains an ethics provision which means the highest amount of confidentiality, resulting in the utmost discretion.