Estate Settlement Appraisals in AL by Hagan Real Estate, Inc.

Estate settlement is an important and sometimes stressful job. As an executor you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the departed as promptly and exactly as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much compassion to the feelings of everyone in bereavement.

Part of Hagan Real Estate, Inc.'s focus is to provide top-notch, ethical appraisals that attorneys can rely on. We comprehend their needs and are familiar with helping with all parties involved. In our company, we are accustomed to interacting with law offices in producing appraisal reports that meet their needs.

Contact us as soon as possible to discuss your unique estate appraisal needs and how we can put our experience to work for you.

Settling an estate commonly depends on an appraisal to establish fair market value for the property in question. We know that when you lose a loved one, acquiring an appraisal report is the furthest thought from your mind. Due to this, it is possible that the time of death differs from the date the appraisal is ordered. We are familiar with the procedures and requirements needed 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 stated within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) conforms our staff to confidentiality, certifying the fullest degree of discretion for you and your loved ones.

Many times, people do not fully realize the necessity in having a comprehensive real estate appraisal prepared in support of the numbers being used in general documents filed with the IRS and AL state agencies.

Opinions of value used in documents filed with the revenue authorities definitely should be supported by a comprehensive report as to how the appraiser came to his conclusions. Such a report will clearly demonstrate to the IRS that the numbers used are well-founded and substantiated.

Hagan Real Estate, Inc. will provide an accurate appraisal, which will provide an executor accurate facts and figures that will meet IRS and revenue agency requirements. You need not be concerned over anything, because we will be there to stand by our reports if they are ever challenged.

Opinions of value used in documents provided to the revenue authorities absolutely should be supported by a comprehensive report as to how the appraiser acquired his conclusions.