Barnes Real Estate Service knows the special needs of estate executors

The responsibility of settling an estate, while stressful is very important. As an executor you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the deceased as quickly and respectfully as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much sympathy to the feelings of everyone left behind.

Part of Barnes Real Estate Service's focus is to produce top-notch, ethical appraisals that attorneys can rely on. We understand their needs and are familiar with dealing with all parties involved. Among our staff, we are accustomed to interacting with legal agencies in assembling appraisals that out-strip their necessities.

Contact us today to discuss your unique estate appraisal needs and how we can put our experience to work for you.

Settling an estate commonly depends on an appraisal to acquire fair market value for the property therein. It's understandable that thinking about an appraisal is the farthest thought from your mind. So, we understand that the time an appraisal report is requested will deviate the date of death. Our company is comfortable with the practices and requirements needed to supply a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the exact date of death. The ethical requirements stated within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) conforms our staff to confidentiality, ensuring the highest degree of privacy for all parties involved.

Many times, people do not fully realize the necessity in having an intricate appraisal report produced in support of the numbers displayed in general documents filed with the IRS.

Opinions of value used in documents filed with the revenue authorities absolutely should be supported by an accurate report as to how the appraiser arrived at his conclusions. A report of this caliber will certainly show your claim that the numbers provided within the report are well-founded and accurate.

Barnes Real Estate Service ensures an substantiated appraisal, which will provide an executor clear facts and numbers that will exceed IRS and revenue agency requirements. It assures peace of mind to everyone concerned because we assure you that we will stand behind the report if it is ever challenged.

An accurate report showing the appraiser's opinion of value is required to support the methods the appraiser used to come to his conclusions.