Premier Appraisal of SoCal understands the special needs of estate executors

The task of settling an estate, while stressful is very important. As an executor you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the departed as quickly and with as much dignity as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much empathy to the feelings of everyone left behind.

We've made a name for ourselves in providing excellent appraisals that attorneys and accountants have come to rely on. Generally, the parties involved will have their own suggestions of how the appraisal process should work; however, our knowledge of the estate process will undoubtedly satisfy all parties involved. We supply appraisal reports that surpass the necessities of the courts and other agencies.

Contact us promptly to discuss your individual estate appraisal essentials and how we can put our knowledge to work for you.

Settling an estate commonly depends on an appraisal to determine fair market value for the house in question. It's understandable that ordering an appraisal is the farthest thought from your mind. Of course, it's expected that you need to take care of your family first. We are comfortable with the procedures and requirements needed to perform a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the date of death. The ethics provision explained within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) binds our appraisers to confidentiality, assuring the highest degree of privacy for you and your loved ones.

Many people do not understand that the IRS needs documents filed to support the numbers involved in estate sales.

One of the most important requirements in an appraisal is an appraiser-supported opinion of value in a comprehensive explanation as to how the appraiser came to his conclusion. This sort of report will clearly show your claim that the numbers within within the report are well-founded and accurate.

Premier Appraisal of SoCal ensures an substantiated report, which will provide an executor accurate facts and figures that will meet IRS and state agency requirements. You need not be concerned over anything, because Premier Appraisal of SoCal will be there to support our work if they are ever refuted.

Opinions of value shown in documents filed with the the IRS and CA state agencies absolutely should be supported by a comprehensive report as to how the appraiser arrived at his conclusions.