If you are involved in a divorce, choose Pietroski & Company to provide a realistic value of residence to be divided.Divorce settlements involve many decisions, including who keeps the house. There are generally two alternatives when it comes to common real estate - it can be put on the market and the proceeds split, or one party can "buy out" the other. In either case, one or both parties would be wise to order an appraisal of the mutual real estate.
A divorce appraisal needs a well-supported, authoritative appraisal document that will hold up during a trial. Pietroski & Company pledges to give you the very best in service with courtesy and top notch analysis. We also know how to care for the prickly needs of a divorce situation.
Maine attorneys and accountants rely on our opinions when calculating real property values for estates, divorces, or other disputes depending on a value opinion. We understand their needs and are used to dealing with all parties involved. We assemble appraisal documents that meet the requirements of the courts and various agencies.
As a lawyer dealing with a divorce, your case's research regularly necessitates an appraisal to determine market value for the residential real estate involved. Often the divorce date may not be the same as the date you purchased the appraisal. We're versed in the processes and what's mandatory to perform a retrospective appraisal with an effective date and Market Value opinion matching the date of divorce. We perform lots of divorce appraisals (unfortunately) and we understand that they need to be handled prudently. The ethics provision within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) binds us with confidentiality, guaranteeing you the utmost discretion.