Splitting up marital assets?
Divorce settlements involve many decisions, including "Who gets the house". There are generally two alternatives regarding 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 should get an appraisal of the residence.
Contact us if your needs include an appraisal for the purposes of a divorce or other separation of assets.
An appraisal for the purpose of assent division requires a well-supported, professional document that can be supported during a trial. When you order an appraisal from Crowe Appraisals, you are assured the best in service with professional courtesy and well-supported conclusions. Through experience and education, we've learned how to care for the sensitive needs of a divorce situation.
OK attorneys and accountants rely on our values when determining real property values for estates, divorces, or other disputes needing a value opinion. We have an abundance of expertise dealing with all the parties involved and can readily handle your needs. We create appraisal documents that meet the requirements of the courts and various agencies.
As a lawyer handling a divorce, your case's material facts frequently needs an appraisal to establish fair market value for the residential real estate involved. Often the divorce date may not be the same as the date you purchased the appraisal. We're versed in the procedures and what it takes to do a retroactive appraisal that has an effective date and Fair Market Value opinion corresponding to the date of divorce. For each divorce appraisal we perform we keep in mind that they require prudence with total professionalism. The Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) contains an ethics provision which compels us to keep the highest degree of confidentiality, guaranteeing you the utmost discretion.