Divorce Appraisals in the state of Texas by JRBaskett, Inc.Settling a divorce involves many decisions, including who gets the house. There are generally two alternatives when it comes to real estate - it can be put up for sale and the proceeds split, or one party can "buy out" the other. In either case, one or both parties would find it in their best interest to order an appraisal of the mutual real estate.
An appraisal for divorce purposes needs a well-established, professional value conclusion that can be supported in court. When you order an appraisal from JRBaskett, Inc., you are assured the best in service with professional courtesy and the highest quality appraisal. Through experience and education, we've learned how to handle the prickly needs of a divorce situation.
Texas attorneys as well as accountants depend on our appraisals when determining what real estate is worth for estates, divorces, or other disputes needing a value opinion. We understand their needs and are used to dealing with all parties involved. We provide appraisal documents for courts or various agencies that meet or exceed their requirements.
As a legal professional representing a client in a divorce, your case's material facts customarily require an appraisal to establish market value for the residential real estate involved. A lot of the time the divorce date can be different from the date you purchased the appraisal. We're accustomed to the techniques and what is imperative to develop a retrospective appraisal with an effective date and Market Value opinion that matches the date of divorce. We perform a reasonable number of divorce appraisals (unfortunately) and we understand that they need to be handled delicately. The ethics provision within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) means the highest amount of confidentiality, resulting in the utmost discretion.