Dividing marital assets?
Divorce settlements involve many decisions, including "Who gets the house". There are generally two options regarding the shared residence - it can be put on the market and the proceeds split, or one party can "buy out" the other. In either case, one or both parties would be wise to get an appraisal of the joint real estate.
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-supported, expert document that will hold up in court. JML Appraisal Services pledges to give you an exceptional level of service with courtesy and the highest quality appraisal. Working through the special needs of a divorce situation is common territory for us.
Attorneys in MN and accountants depend on our opinions when determining real property values for estates, divorces, or other disputes where it is crucial. We have a lot of expertise working with everyone involved and are ready to assist with your needs. We submit appraisal documents that fulfill the requirements of the courts and various agencies.
For lawyers handling a divorce, your case's material facts regularly necessitates an appraisal to ascertain fair 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 methods and what is essential to develop a retroactive appraisal that has an effective date and Fair Market Value conclusion that matches the date of divorce. We handle many divorce appraisals and we understand that they require prudence with the utmost care. The ethics provision within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) compels us to keep the highest degree of confidentiality, resulting in the utmost discretion.