Estate Settlement Appraisals in Iowa by Behrens Appraisal Services

The job of settling an estate, often a source of stress, is very important. As a trustee, you've been given the power to carry out the wishes of a loved one as swiftly and attentively as possible. You can count on Behrens Appraisal Services to act expeditiously and with as much understanding to the feelings of everyone in bereavement.

Part of Behrens Appraisal Services's drive is to create top-notch, ethical appraisals that attorneys can rely on. Often, everyone involved will have different ideas of how the appraisal process should work; however, our experience of the estate process will, without a doubt, satisfy all parties involved. Because of our experience in working with the courts and different agencies, we produce reports that always transcend all expectations.

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 house therein. We understand that in this time of loss, ordering an appraisal is the furthest thought from your mind. Of course, it's imperative to comfort your family first. Behrens Appraisal Services assures that we are knowledgeable about the procedures and requirements needed by revenue services to produce a retrospective appraisal with an effective date and market value estimate matching the exact date of death. The ethical obligations explained within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) conforms us to confidentiality, ensuring the fullest degree of discretion for you and your family.

Most people don't realize that the IRS needs reports filed to support the numbers involved in estate sales.

Opinions of value shown in documents provided to the IRS and Iowa agencies absolutely should be backed by an accurate report as to how the appraiser acquired his conclusions. In having a report supported by Behrens Appraisal Services's expert appraisers, you will have the peace of mind that the numbers shown in the appraisal will clearly demonstrate to the authorities that the numbers used are well founded and substantiated.

Having a professional report from Behrens Appraisal Services gives the executor solid facts and figures to work with in exceeding IRS and Iowa state agency requirements. You need not stress over anything, because Behrens Appraisal Services will be there to back up our work if they are ever refuted.