If you are involved in a divorce, choose J.S. Appraisals, Inc. to provide a true value of the couple's residence.
Divorce settlements involve many decisions, including "Who gets the house". There are generally two alternatives when discussing real estate - it can be sold 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 get an appraisal of the residence.
Contact us if your needs include an appraisal for the purposes of a divorce or other allocation of assets.
An appraisal for divorce purposes needs a well-established, professional report that is defensible during a trial. When you order an appraisal from J.S. Appraisals, Inc., you are assured the best in service with courtesy and the highest quality appraisal. Through experience and education, we've learned how to care for the prickly needs of a divorce situation.
IL attorneys as well as accountants rely on our values when figuring out what the real property is worth for estates, divorces, or other disputes where it is in question. We have an abundance of expertise working with everyone involved and can readily handle your needs. We provide appraisal documents for courts or various agencies that meet or exceed their requirements.
As a legal professional representing a client in a divorce, your case's material facts regularly necessitates an appraisal to establish fair market value for the residential real estate involved. Many times the divorce date differs from the date you requested the appraisal. We're accustomed to the methods and the effort necessary to do a retroactive appraisal that has an effective date and Fair Market Value opinion that matches the date of divorce. We perform a reasonable number of divorce appraisals (unfortunately) and we understand that they require prudence delicately. The ethics provision within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) dictates confidentiality, guaranteeing you the utmost discretion.