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Estate Settlement Appraisals in WA by Crest Appraisal Services

The job of settling an estate, while stressful is very important. As an executor you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the departed as swiftly and with as much dignity as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much understanding to the feelings of everyone in bereavement.

We've shown that we're experts in supplying excellent appraisals that attorneys and accountants have come to rely on. We comprehend their needs and are used to dealing with all parties involved. Due to our experience in working with the courts and various agencies, we create reports that always meet all expectations.

Contact us promptly to discuss your unique estate appraisal specifications and how we can put our business acumen to work for you.

Generally, settling an estate requires an clear appraisal report to ascertain fair market value for the property to the satisfaction of the parties involved. We sympathize that in this time of loss, ordering an appraisal is the furthest thought from your mind. Due to this, sometimes the date of death differs from the time the appraisal is ordered. Crest Appraisal Services assures that we are accustomed to the procedures and requirements requested by the IRS and WA revenue agencies to produce a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the exact date your loved one passed away. The ethics provision listed within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) keeps our appraisers to confidentiality, guaranteeing the strongest degree of discretion for you and your loved ones.

All too often, people do not fully appreciate the requirement to have an exhaustive appraisal report produced in support of the numbers being used in general documents filed with the IRS and WA state agencies.

An exhaustive report showing the appraiser's opinion of value is important to back the methods the appraiser used to come to his conclusions. Such a report will clearly demonstrate to the WA agencies that the numbers used are accurate and substantiated.

Having a professional appraisal report from Crest Appraisal Services gives the executor undeniable facts and figures to work with in going beyond IRS and WA state agency requirements. It assures peace of mind to everyone concerned because we assure you that we will stand behind the appraisal report if it is ever refuted.

A comprehensive report showing the appraiser's opinion of value is important to back the methods the appraiser used to come to his conclusions.