Estate Settlement Appraisals in CA by Bowers Real Estate & Appraisal Services

Settling an estate is often stressful, but a very important job. As an executor you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the deceased as promptly and with as much dignity as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much sensitivity to the feelings of everyone in bereavement.

We've made it our company's goal in providing top-notch appraisals that attorneys and accountants have come to depend on. There are required needs for everyone; we cater to these requirements and are acclimated to dealing with all parties involved. We create appraisal reports that meet the needs of the legal system and assorted agencies.

Contact us as soon as possible to discuss your specific estate appraisal specifications and how we can put our knowledge to work for you.

Settling an estate usually requires an appraisal to determine fair market value for the estate in question. It's understandable that thinking about an appraisal is the farthest thought from your mind. So, there's a chance the date an appraisal report is ordered will be different from the date of death. Bowers Real Estate & Appraisal Services assures that our staff are familiar with the procedures and requirements requested by the IRS and CA revenue agencies to provide a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the date you suffered the loss of your loved one. The ethical obligations explained within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) attunes us to confidentiality, certifying the highest degree of discretion for all parties involved.

The importance of having an appraisal when cooperating with revenue services to prove income when filing documents is often misunderstood by most people.

One of the most significant requirements in an appraisal is an appraiser-supported opinion of value in an exhaustive explanation as to how the appraiser came to his conclusion. In having a report backed by Bowers Real Estate & Appraisal Services's professional appraisers, you will have the knowledge that the numbers provided in the appraisal will definitely demonstrate to the IRS that the numbers used are well founded and correct.

An executor will be satisfied by an appraisal by Bowers Real Estate & Appraisal Services which will provide him solid facts and figures to work with any legal agency's requirements. It assures peace of mind to everyone concerned because we will always be there to stand behind the report if it is ever challenged.

Opinions of value shown in documents provided to the revenue authorities definitely should be supported by a detailed report as to how the appraiser acquired his conclusions.