Who gets the house? Divorce procedure
involves many decisions. A Divorce Appraisal will help
in who gets what property and is it equitable, fair market value?
Generally there are two options when dealing with the
home - it can be sold and the proceeds divided or one party
can "buy out" the other at "a price?". In
many cases legal fees and court costs are compounded with arguments
over the value of the property. This
is when a divorce appraisal will ensure you a fair and equitable
market value settlement for both parties during this time period
when emotions are very high.
INHOUSE Appraisal can help you with two services in varying
An appraiser will value the property and tell you our independent
estimate of fair market value of the real estate and/or,
We can review other appraisal reports for fairness and
One or both parties should order an appraisal of the residence.
Divorce appraisals require a well supported, professional
appraisal that could be defensible in court. No one wins
you or our legal team spend hours arguing value of the house.
When you order an appraisal from us, you are assured
that you will get the best in professional service, courtesy,
quality appraisal for your real estate needs. Learn more
about free appraisals and real estate agent's free valuartion
We also know how to handle the sensitive needs of a divorce
situation. When ordering an appraisal we will need to
know what dates your lawyer, mediator and/or accountant may
require in the valuation. Most times we are asked to
determine the fair market value for the current date.
Often the divorce date or separation date differs from the date
you order the appraisal. This could be called the valuation
We are familiar with procedures and requirements necessary to
perform retroactive appraisals with an effective date and fair
market value estimate matching the separation date, and sometimes
to the date of marriage when the house was pre-owned by one
party and the value was not crystallized at that time.
We also do appraisals to assist parties in determining the value
for pre-nuptial agreements.
Order an INHOUSE Appraisal to-day! call 416-282-4111