Graham Appraisal understands the special needs of estate executors

Estate settlement is often stressful, but a very important job. As an executor you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the deceased as swiftly and exactly as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much respect to the feelings of everyone in bereavement.

We've made a name for ourselves in producing top-notch appraisals that attorneys and accountants have come to depend on. There are required needs for everyone; we are sympathetic to these necessities and are comfortable to working with all parties involved. In relation to our familiarity in working with the courts and different agencies, we assemble appraisals that definitely outdo all expectations.

Contact us promptly to discuss your personal estate appraisal specifications and how we can put our knowledge to work for you.

Settling an estate most often requires an appraisal to show fair market value for the residential property in question. It's understandable that thinking about an appraisal is the farthest thought from your mind. Due to this, there is a chance that the time of death differs from the date the appraisal is needed. Our professional staff is knowledgeable about the systems and requirements necessary to supply a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the exact date you suffered the loss of your loved one. The ethical obligations explained within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) conforms us to confidentiality, certifying the highest degree of privacy for all parties involved.

Many people do not understand that the IRS requires documents filed to express the numbers involved in estate sales.

An accurate report showing the appraiser's opinion of value is required to support the methods the appraiser used to come to his conclusions. A report of this caliber will clearly substantiate the evidence that the numbers provided within the report are well-founded and accurate.

Having a professional report from Graham Appraisal gives the executor solid facts and figures to work with in meeting IRS and KY state agency requirements. You need not be concerned over anything, because Graham Appraisal will be there to back up our work if they are ever challenged.

One of the most important requirements in an appraisal report is an appraiser-supported opinion of value in a detailed reason as to how the appraiser came to his conclusion.