Ascension Appraisal knows the special needs of estate executors

Settling an estate is often stressful, but a very important job. As an executor you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the departed as swiftly and exactly as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much compassion to the feelings of everyone involved.

Part of Ascension Appraisal's drive is to provide top-notch, ethical appraisals that lawyers can rely on. We cater to their needs and are used to helping with all parties involved. In our company, we are used to interacting with law offices in writing appraisal reports that surpass their needs.

Contact us immediately to discuss your specific estate appraisal essentials and how we can put our business acumen to work for you.

Usually, settling an estate requires an clear appraisal report to ascertain fair market value for the property to the satisfaction of the parties involved. We empathize that in this time of loss, even thinking about an appraisal is the furthest thought from your mind. Due to this, now and then the time of death differs from the date the appraisal is required. We are familiar with the practices and requirements obligatory to supply a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the date of death. The ethical requirements stated within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) conforms us to confidentiality, ensuring the strongest degree of privacy for all parties involved.

Most of the time people do not fully understand the demand to have an intricate appraisal supplied in support of the numbers being used in general documents filed with the IRS.

A comprehensive report showing the appraiser's opinion of value is necessary to back the methods the appraiser used to come to his conclusions. Such a report will definitely demonstrate to the IRS that the numbers used are accurate and substantiated.

An executor will be over-joyed by an appraisal report by Ascension Appraisal which will show him irrefutable facts and figures to deal with any legal agency's requirements. It assures peace of mind to everyone concerned because we assure you that we will stand behind the report if it is ever refuted.

One of the most important requirements in an appraisal is an appraiser-supported opinion of value in an exhaustive explanation as to how the appraiser came to his conclusion.