Estate Settlement Appraisals in Washington by Peak Appraisals

Settling an estate is an important and sometimes stressful task. As a trustee, you've been given the responsiblity to carry out the wishes of the deceased as swiftly and attentively as possible. You can count on Peak Appraisals to act quickly and with as much sympathy to the feelings of everyone in bereavement.

We've made it our company's goal in producing the best appraisals that attorneys and accountants have come to rely on. There are specific needs for everyone; we comprehend these needs and are acclimated to working with all parties involved. We compose appraisal reports that transcend the obligations of the legal system and other agencies.

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

Settling an estate usually depends on an appraisal to ascertain market value for the property therein. We know that when you lose a loved one, ordering an appraisal report is the furthest thought from your mind. Due to this, there is a chance that the time of death differs from the time the appraisal is ordered. Our staff is accustomed to the procedures and requirements necessary to provide a retrospective appraisal with an effective date and market value estimate matching the date of death. The ethical requirements listed within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) keeps us to confidentiality, assuring the fullest degree of privacy for you and your loved ones.

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

An accurate report showing the appraiser's opinion of value is required to back the methods the appraiser used to come to his conclusions. This level of documentation will certainly substantiate your claim that the values provided are well-founded and accurate.

An executor will be satisfied by an appraisal report by Peak Appraisals which will show him irrefutable facts and figures to cooperate with the IRS and Washington state agencies' requirements. There's no need to worry when getting a report from Peak Appraisals, because we will stand by it no matter what.