Divorce Appraisals in Hawaii County by Big Island Appraisal Services
Finalizing a divorce involves many decisions, including "Who gets the house". There are generally two options regarding common real estate - it can be put on the market and the proceeds divided, or one party can "buy out" the other. In either case, one or both parties would find it in their best interest to commission an appraisal of the residence.
Contact us if your needs include an appraisal for the purposes of a divorce or other separation of assets.
A divorce appraisal should include a well-supported, authoritative value conclusion that will hold up in court. Big Island Appraisal Services guarantees the very best in service with courtesy and the highest quality appraisal. We also know how to care for the sensitive needs of a divorce situation.
HI attorneys as well as accountants rely on our opinions when determining what the real property is worth for estates, divorces, or other disputes where it is material. We have a great deal of expertise working with everyone involved and are ready to assist with your needs. We submit appraisal reports for courts or various agencies that meet or exceed their requirements.
For legal professionals working with a divorce, your case's material facts regularly needs an appraisal to ascertain fair market value for the residential real estate involved. Many times the divorce date may not be the same as the date you requested the appraisal. We are familiar with the methods and all that it takes to do a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and Fair Market Value estimate that matches the date of divorce. We work on many divorce appraisals (unfortunately) and we understand that they need to be handled with the utmost care. The Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) contains an ethics provision which compels us to keep the highest degree of confidentiality, guaranteeing you the utmost discretion.