James Earp Appraisal Service knows the special needs of estate executors

Settling an estate is an important and sometimes stressful task. As an executor you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the departed as promptly and respectfully as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much empathy to the feelings of everyone involved.

We've shown that we're experts in providing top-notch appraisals that lawyers and accountants have come to rely on. Generally, all parties will have differing requirements of how the appraisal process should work; however, our experience of the estate process definitely satisfy all parties involved. Among our staff, we are accustomed to working with legal agencies in producing appraisal reports that surpass their necessities.

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

Usually, settling an estate requires an extensive appraisal report to ascertain fair market value for the property to the satisfaction of the parties involved. We empathize that when you lose a loved one, acquiring an appraisal is the furthest thought from your mind. Of course, you need to be there for your loved ones first. Our professional staff is accustomed to the procedures and requirements obligatory to perform a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the date of death. The ethical obligations explained within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) binds us to confidentiality, providing the strongest degree of privacy for you.

The importance of ordering a real estate appraisal when working with the IRS to explain income when filing documents is often misunderstood by most people.

One of the most significant requirements in an appraisal is an appraiser-backed opinion of value in an exhaustive reason as to how the appraiser came to his conclusion. Such a report will clearly demonstrate to the NC agencies that the numbers used are accurate and substantiated.

An executor will be over-joyed by a report by James Earp Appraisal Service which will give him undeniable facts and figures to work with the IRS and NC state agencies' requirements. It assures peace of mind to everyone concerned because we will always be there to stand behind the appraisal report if it is ever challenged.

An accurate report showing the appraiser's opinion of value is necessary to back the methods the appraiser used to come to his conclusions.