Handling a divorce? Joseph Mier & Associates has the expertise for these matters.
We know that divorce is a painful process. There are many choices looming, including the fate of the shared residence. There are generally two alternatives when discussing the house - it can be sold and the proceeds divvied up, or one party can "buy out" the other. In either case, one or both parties would be wise to get an appraisal of the residence.
Contact us Joseph Mier & Associates can assist if you need an appraisal dealing with a divorce or other division of assets.
When the reason for an appraisal is a couple splitting up, it requires a well-established, expert report that will hold up during a trial. When you order an appraisal from Joseph Mier & Associates, you are assured the best in service with professional courtesy and well-supported conclusions. We also know how to care for the prickly needs of a divorce situation.
Attorneys in LA as well as accountants depend on our values when figuring out what the real property is worth for estates, divorces, or other disputes where it is relevant. We have a great deal of expertise dealing with all the parties involved and are standing by to assist your needs. We provide appraisal documents that meet the requirements of the courts and various agencies.
For lawyers working with a divorce, your case's material facts typically requires an appraisal to determine fair market value for the residential real estate involved. Often the divorce date can be different from the date you ordered the appraisal. We're versed in the procedures and requirements fundamental to do a retroactive appraisal that has an effective date and Fair Market Value opinion matching the date of divorce. We perform a reasonable number of divorce appraisals and we understand that they require prudence with the utmost care. The ethics provision within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) binds us with confidentiality, guaranteeing you the utmost discretion.