If you are getting a divorce, choose MacBride Appraisal to provide a true value of the common home.
We know that divorce is never easy. There are many decisions to worry about, including what to do with the house. There are generally two alternatives when discussing the shared residence - it can be put up for sale and the proceeds split, or one party can "buy out" the other. In either case, one or both parties would find it in their best interest to order an appraisal of the shared real estate.
Contact us if your needs include an appraisal dealing with a divorce or other allocation of assets.
An appraisal for the purpose of assent division requires a well-established, expert report that is defensible in court. When you order an appraisal from MacBride Appraisal, you are assured the best in service with courtesy and well-supported conclusions. Taking into account the special needs of a divorce situation is not a problem for us.
Attorneys in CA as well as accountants rely on our opinions when calculating what the real property is worth for estates, divorces, or other disputes where it is important. We have an abundance of expertise dealing with all the parties involved and We understand their needs and are used to dealing with all parties involved. We create appraisal documents for courts or various agencies that meet or exceed their requirements.
For attorneys working with a divorce, your case's evidence regularly requires 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 ordered the appraisal. We're accustomed to the methods and what's necessary to do a retroactive appraisal that has an effective date and Fair Market Value conclusion that matches the date of divorce. We handle a reasonable number of divorce appraisals and we understand that they need to be handled with the utmost care. The ethics provision within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) means the highest amount of confidentiality, resulting in the utmost discretion.