Working on a divorce? 1st Choice Valuation Services (207) 240-0991 has the expertise for these matters.Finalizing a divorce involves many decisions, including who keeps the house. There are generally two alternatives when it comes to the shared residence - it can be put on the market and the proceeds divided, or one party can "buy out" the other. In either case, one or both parties should order an appraisal of the residence.
When the reason for an appraisal is a couple splitting up, it needs a well-supported, expert appraisal document that can be supported to a judge. 1st Choice Valuation Services (207) 240-0991 guarantees the very best in service with professional courtesy and well-supported conclusions. We also know how to provide for the delicate needs of a divorce situation.
Maine attorneys and accountants depend on our analysis when ascertaining what real property is worth for estates, divorces, or other disputes where it is crucial. We understand their needs and are used to dealing with all parties involved. We assemble appraisal documents that fulfill the requirements of the courts and various agencies.
As a legal professional working with a divorce, your case's evidence typically needs an appraisal to determine market value for the residential real estate involved. Often the divorce date differs from the date you ordered the appraisal. We're versed in the processes and what it takes to develop a retrospective appraisal with an effective date and Market Value estimate that matches the date of divorce. For each divorce appraisal we are hired to do, we keep in mind that they need to be handled with total professionalism. The Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) contains an ethics provision which dictates confidentiality, ensuring the utmost discretion.