Appraisals for Estate Settlement by Robert L Ripp, SRA

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 departed as quickly and respectfully as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much sympathy to the feelings of everyone in bereavement.

Part of Robert L Ripp, SRA's focus is to supply top-notch, ethical appraisals that attorneys can rely on. We comprehend their needs and are familiar with dealing with all parties involved. Because of our experience in dealing with the legal system and different agencies, we create reports that always meet all expectations.

Contact us as soon as possible to discuss your personal estate appraisal needs and how we can put our knowledge to work for you.

Settling an estate commonly depends on an appraisal to suggest fair market value for the house therein. We understand that in this time of loss, ordering an appraisal report is the furthest thought from your mind. Because of this, often there are times that the effective date of an appraisal deviates from the date of your loss. Robert L Ripp, SRA assures that we are knowledgeable about the procedures and requirements needed by revenue services to supply a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the exact date of death. The ethical obligations explained within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) conforms our staff to confidentiality, assuring the fullest degree of privacy for you and your family.

The requirement of owning an appraisal report when cooperating with the IRS to prove income when filing documents is often not considered by most people.

One of the most essential requirements in a report is an appraiser-supported opinion of value in an exhaustive explanation as to how the appraiser came to his conclusion. A report of this caliber will certainly substantiate your claim that the numbers provided within the report are well-founded and accurate.

An executor will be ecstatic by an appraisal report by Robert L Ripp, SRA which will show him solid facts and numbers to cooperate with any legal agency's requirements. You need not be concerned over anything, because Robert L Ripp, SRA will be there to stand by our work if they are ever challenged.

A comprehensive report showing the appraiser's opinion of value is necessary to back the methods the appraiser used to come to his conclusions.