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Estate Settlement Appraisals in Minnesota by Property Services/Otter Tail Appraisals

The job of settling an estate, while stressful, is very important. It's up to you as an executor to carry out the wishes of a loved one as quickly and attentively as possible. You can count on us to act expeditiously and with as much understanding to the feelings of everyone left behind.

Part of Property Services/Otter Tail Appraisals's drive is to provide top-notch, ethical appraisals that lawyers can depend on. There are required needs for everyone; we understand these needs and are used to dealing with all parties involved. In our company, we are used to interacting with law offices in writing appraisal reports that surpass their necessities.

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

Settling an estate most often demands an appraisal to show market value for the property involved. We sympathize that in this time of loss, ordering an appraisal is the furthest thought from your mind. Of course, you have to be there for your loved ones first. Property Services/Otter Tail Appraisals assures that our appraisers are familiar with the procedures and requirements requested by the federal and Minnesota revenue agencies to perform a retrospective appraisal with an effective date and market value estimate matching the exact date your loved one passed away. The ethics provision listed within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) keeps us to confidentiality, providing the fullest degree of privacy for you and your loved ones.

All too often, people do not fully acknowledge the necessity in having a detailed real estate appraisal prepared in support of the numbers displayed in general documents filed with the IRS and Minnesota state agencies.

One of the most significant requirements in an appraisal is an appraiser-supported opinion of value in an exhaustive explanation as to how the appraiser came to his conclusion. In having a report backed by Property Services/Otter Tail Appraisals's expert staff, you will have the knowledge that the numbers shown in the appraisal report will certainly demonstrate to the authorities that the numbers used are well founded and substantiated.

Having a professional appraisal report from Property Services/Otter Tail Appraisals gives the executor irrefutable facts and figures to work with in meeting IRS and Minnesota state 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 refuted.