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Appraisals for Estate Settlement by The August Group Inc.

Estate settlement is an important and sometimes stressful task. As an executor you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the deceased as promptly and respectfully as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much sensitivity to the feelings of everyone left behind.

Lawyers and accountants depend on our understanding when calculating real estate values for estates, divorces, or other disputes requiring a value being placed on real property. Usually, all parties will have differing requirements of how the appraisal process should work; however, our understanding of the estate process will undoubtedly satisfy all parties involved. We construct appraisal reports that outdo the obligations of the courts and various groups.

Contact us promptly to discuss your specialized estate appraisal requirements and how we can put our business acumen to work for you.

Usually, settling an estate requires an detailed appraisal report to show fair market value for the house to the satisfaction of the parties involved. We empathize that in this time of loss, even thinking about an appraisal is the furthest thought from your mind. So, it's possible the time an appraisal is needed will differ the date of death. The August Group Inc. assures that our staff are comfortable with the procedures and requirements needed by revenue services to provide a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the exact date your loved one passed away. The ethical requirements stated within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) keeps us to confidentiality, assuring the highest degree of privacy for all parties involved.

Most of the time people do not fully appreciate the necessity in having a full appraisal report produced in support of the numbers being used in tax documents filed with the IRS and MO state agencies.

An accurate report showing the appraiser's opinion of value is necessary to support the methods the appraiser used to come to his conclusions. This sort of report will certainly substantiate the evidence that the numbers provided within the report are well-founded and accurate.

The August Group Inc. ensures an accurate report, which will provide an executor definite facts and numbers that will meet IRS and state agency requirements. It assures peace of mind to everyone concerned because we will always be there to stand behind the appraisal if it is ever refuted.

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