Involved in a divorce? Lighthouse Appraisal has the specific competence for these matters.We understand that divorce is a painful process. There are numerous decisions looming, including what's going to happen to the shared residence. There are generally two choices when discussing common real estate - it can be put on the market and the proceeds divvied up, or one party can "buy out" the other. In either case, one or both parties would be wise to commission an appraisal of the residence.
An appraisal for divorce purposes needs a well-supported, professional appraisal document that is defensible in court. Lighthouse Appraisal pledges to give you the very best in service with professional courtesy and the highest quality appraisal. We understand how to handle the prickly needs of a divorce situation.
Florida attorneys as well as accountants depend on our analysis when determining real property values for estates, divorces, or other disputes needing a value opinion. We have a great deal of expertise dealing with all the parties involved and can readily handle your needs. We create appraisal documents for courts or various agencies that meet or exceed their requirements.
As an attorney representing a client in a divorce, your case's research regularly requires an appraisal to establish market value for the residential real estate involved. Often the divorce date differs from the date you requested the appraisal. We're versed in the procedures and what is imperative to do a retrospective appraisal that has an effective date and Market Value opinion corresponding to the date of divorce. For each divorce appraisal we perform, we remain mindful of the fact that they need to be handled delicately. The ethics provision within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) dictates confidentiality, ensuring the utmost discretion.