Property Valuations for Estate Settlement by C. L. Rogers & Associates

The responsibility of settling an estate, often a source of stress is very important. As an executor you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the departed as quickly and with as much dignity as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much compassion to the feelings of everyone in bereavement.

Attorneys and accountants count on our understanding when calculating real estate values for estates, divorces, or other disputes requiring a worth being placed on real property. We cater to their needs and are used to working with all parties involved. Due to our experience in dealing with attorneys and accountants and other agencies, we create appraisal reports that definitely transcend all expectations.

Contact us as soon as possible to discuss your precise estate appraisal specifications and how we can put our knowledge to work for you.

Settling an estate commonly demands an appraisal to establish fair market value for the estate involved. We know that when you lose a loved one, acquiring an appraisal report is the furthest thought from your mind. Because of this, often there will be times that the date of an appraisal deviates from the date of your loss. We are accustomed to the systems and requirements necessary to perform a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the date of death. The ethical requirements explained within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) attunes our appraisers to confidentiality, ensuring the fullest degree of privacy for all parties involved.

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

One of the most necessary requirements in a report is an appraiser-supported opinion of value in a detailed explanation as to how the appraiser came to his conclusion. Such a report will definitely demonstrate to the authorities that the numbers used are well-founded and correct.

Having a professional appraisal report from C. L. Rogers & Associates gives the executor irrefutable facts and figures to work with in exceeding IRS and TX state agency requirements. You need not worry over anything, because we will be there to stand by our work if they are ever challenged.

One of the most necessary requirements in a report is an appraiser-supported opinion of value in a comprehensive explanation as to how the appraiser came to his conclusion.