Dividing marital assets?Finalizing a divorce involves many decisions, including who gets the house. There are generally two choices when it comes to real estate - it can be put up for sale and the proceeds divvied up, or one party can "buy out" the other. In either case, one or both parties would find it in their best interest to get an appraisal of the mutual real estate.
An appraisal for divorce purposes must have a well-supported, professional value conclusion that can be supported in court. When you order an appraisal from Atlantic Coast Appraisers & Associates, Inc., you are assured the best in service with courtesy and well-supported conclusions. Through experience and education, we've learned how to provide for the sensitive needs of a divorce situation.
North Carolina attorneys and accountants depend on our values when figuring out what real property is worth for estates, divorces, or other disputes needing a value opinion. We have a lot of expertise dealing with all the parties involved and are standing by to assist your needs. We create appraisal documents that fulfill the requirements of the courts and various agencies.
For attorneys working with a divorce, your case's material facts customarily require an appraisal to establish market value for the residential real estate involved. A lot of the time the divorce date differs from the date you ordered the appraisal. We're comfortable with the techniques and what is imperative to develop a retrospective appraisal with an effective date and Market Value opinion that matches the date of divorce. For each divorce appraisal we perform, we understand that they need to be handled delicately. The ethics provision within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) dictates confidentiality, resulting in the utmost discretion.