If you are getting a divorce, choose Michelle Abell to provide an accurate value of real estate to be divided.We know that divorce is never easy. There are numerous decisions looming, including the status of the home. There are generally two alternatives when discussing the shared residence - it can be put up for sale and the proceeds divvied up, or one party can "buy out" the other. In either case, one or both parties should order an appraisal of the shared real estate.
When the reason for an appraisal is the division of assets, it needs a well-supported, authoritative appraisal document that will hold up to a judge. When you order an appraisal from Michelle Abell, you are assured the best in service with courtesy and the highest quality appraisal. Taking into account the special challenges of a divorce situation is not a problem for us.
Illinois attorneys as well as accountants depend on our values when figuring out what real estate is worth for estates, divorces, or other disputes where it is in question. We have a great deal of expertise working with everyone involved and are standing by to assist your needs. We create appraisal reports that fulfill the requirements of the courts and various agencies.
As an attorney handling a divorce, your case's material facts customarily require an appraisal to determine market value for the residential real estate involved. A great deal of the time the divorce date may not be the same as the date you requested the appraisal. We are familiar with the techniques and requirements necessary to do a retrospective appraisal that has an effective date and Market Value estimate that matches the date of divorce. For each divorce appraisal we handle, we keep in mind that they need to be handled delicately. The Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) contains an ethics provision which compels us to keep the highest degree of confidentiality, guaranteeing you the utmost discretion.