When getting a divorce, choose Benson McDonald to provide an accurate value of residence to be divided.
We know that divorce is never easy. There are many decisions to worry about, including what's going to happen to the house. There are generally two alternatives when discussing the shared residence - it can be put on the market and the proceeds divvied up, or one party can "buy out" the other. In either case, one or both parties should commission an appraisal of the shared real estate.
Contact us if you require an appraisal dealing with a divorce or other separation of assets.
A divorce appraisal needs a well-established, expert value conclusion that is defensible in court. Benson McDonald pledges to give you the very best in service with courtesy and the highest quality appraisal. Handling the special conditions of a divorce situation is somewhat matter-of-fact for us.
SC attorneys as well as accountants rely on our opinions when determining real property values for estates, divorces, or other disputes where it is important. We have an abundance of expertise dealing with all the parties involved and are ready to assist with your needs. We create appraisal documents for courts or various agencies that meet or exceed their requirements.
For attorneys working with a divorce, your case's material facts often needs an appraisal to determine fair market value for the residential real estate involved. Many times the divorce date may not be the same as the date you requested the appraisal. We're accustomed to the techniques and the effort fundamental to develop a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and Fair Market Value conclusion that matches the date of divorce. For each divorce appraisal we handle we understand that they require prudence delicately. The Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) contains an ethics provision which dictates confidentiality, guaranteeing you the utmost discretion.