Divorce Appraisals in Williamson County by Dennis W. ElderDivorce settlements involve many decisions, including who gets the house. There are generally two alternatives regarding real estate - 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 order an appraisal of the residence.
When the intended use of an appraisal is a couple splitting up, it requires a well-established, authoritative value conclusion that will hold up in court. Dennis W. Elder guarantees an exceptional level of service with professional courtesy and top notch analysis. Working through the particular challenges of a divorce situation is not a problem for us.
Attorneys as well as accountants in Texas depend on our opinions when ascertaining what real property is worth for estates, divorces, or other disputes needing a value opinion. We understand their needs and are accustomed to dealing with all parties involved. We assemble appraisal documents that fulfill the requirements of the courts and various agencies.
As a lawyer working with a divorce, your case's material facts customarily require an appraisal to determine market value for the residential real estate involved. Often the divorce date can be different from the date you purchased the appraisal. We are familiar with the techniques and what is essential to complete a retrospective appraisal with an effective date and Market Value estimate that matches the date of divorce. For each divorce appraisal we perform, we understand that they need to be handled prudently. The ethics provision within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) dictates confidentiality, resulting in the utmost discretion.