Estate Settlement Appraisals in WA by RWA Appraisals

Estate settlement is often stressful, but a very important job. As an executor you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the deceased as swiftly and respectfully as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much respect to the feelings of everyone left behind.

Part of RWA Appraisals's mission statement is to offer top-notch, ethical appraisals that lawyers can rely on. Sometimes, the parties involved will have differing ideas of how the appraisal process should work; however, our understanding of the estate process will undoubtedly satisfy all parties involved. Due to our familiarity in working with the courts and different agencies, we compose appraisal reports that always transcend all expectations.

Contact us today to discuss your individual estate appraisal demands and how we can put our experience to work for you.

Settling an estate generally demands an appraisal to ascertain fair market value for the property affected. It's understandable that ordering an appraisal is the farthest thought from your mind. Of course, it's imperative to comfort your family first. RWA Appraisals assures that we are knowledgeable about the procedures and requirements needed by revenue services to provide a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the date of death. The ethical obligations listed within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) binds our company to confidentiality, providing the fullest degree of discretion for all parties involved.

When it comes to estate planning, appraisals are key in determining the value of assets and liabilities. This is especially important when you’re making decisions about how to distribute the assets in an estate or trust, or protecting them from creditors or litigation. At RWA Appraisals, we understand the importance of accurate appraisal reports. Our team of experienced appraisers has been providing comprehensive services for more than 16 years.

We specialize in valuations for estate planning purposes, including probate/estate tax purposes, trusts, charitable donations and succession planning. Our appraisers have an expert understanding of residential real estate.

Our team offers a variety of specialized appraisal services tailored to meet the needs of individual families. We go beyond just estimating value – our appraisals provide comprehensive insight into decision making for all parties involved. Our appraisal reports provide detailed information on current market conditions that affect value so you can make informed decisions when creating your estate plan or trust agreement.

Many people do not understand that the IRS needs information filed to explain the numbers involved in estate sales.

Opinions of value shown in documents filed with the revenue authorities absolutely should be backed by an exhaustive report as to how the appraiser arrived at his conclusions. Such a report will certainly demonstrate to the WA agencies that the numbers used are well-founded and correct.

An executor will be ecstatic by an appraisal report by RWA Appraisals which will show him undeniable facts and numbers to deal with any legal agency's requirements. There's no need to have anything but peace of mind when getting an appraisal from RWA Appraisals, because we will stand by it no matter what.

Our professional staff is trained to ensure each report meets USPAP requirements. Reports are written in clear language that is easy to understand by non-experts who may be unfamiliar with real estate terminology or investments – so that you can be confident that your plans are based on accurate information. We also guarantee confidentiality: all information submitted to us is kept secure at all times.

At RWA Appraisals we understand that planning a successful future – both personally and professionally – requires knowledge of current market conditions and a sound basis for decision making. We strive to exceed our client’s expectations by delivering high quality appraisal reports quickly and cost-effectively while providing superior customer service throughout the process. Contact us today to learn more about our services specific to estate planning needs!

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