Handling a divorce? Lobos Appraisers has the expertise for these matters.Divorce settlements involve many decisions, including who keeps the house. There are generally two alternatives when it comes to the shared residence - 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 find it in their best interest to get an appraisal of the joint real estate.
When the intended use of an appraisal is a couple splitting up, it must have a well-established, expert appraisal document that can be supported to a judge. Lobos Appraisers guarantees an exceptional level of service with courtesy and top notch analysis. We understand how to handle the prickly needs of a divorce situation.
Attorneys as well as accountants in Maryland depend on our values when calculating what real property is worth for estates, divorces, or other disputes where it is crucial. We understand their needs and are used to dealing with all parties involved. We create appraisal documents that meet the requirements of the courts and various agencies.
As a lawyer representing a client in a divorce, your case's material facts customarily require an appraisal to ascertain market value for the residential real estate involved. Many times the divorce date may not be the same as the date you requested the appraisal. We're versed in the techniques and what it means to develop a retrospective appraisal that has an effective date and Market Value estimate matching 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) compels us to keep the highest degree of confidentiality, guaranteeing you the utmost discretion.