Robert L Ripp, SRA understands the special needs of estate executors

Settling an estate is an important and sometimes stressful job. As an executor you have been entrusted to carry out the wishes of the deceased as quickly and respectfully as possible. You can count on us to act quickly and with as much empathy to the feelings of everyone in bereavement.

Attorneys and accountants rely on our understanding when calculating real estate values for estates, divorces, or other disputes requiring a worth being placed on real property. We realize their needs and are accustomed to dealing with all parties involved. Because of our familiarity in dealing with the legal system and different agencies, we produce appraisals that definitely transcend all expectations.

Contact us today to discuss your specialized estate appraisal requirements and how we can put our experience to work for you.

Commonly, settling an estate requires an detailed appraisal report to acquire fair market value for the home to the satisfaction of the parties involved. It's understandable that thinking about getting an appraisal is the farthest thought from your mind. Due to this, there is a chance that the date of death differs from the time the appraisal is needed. Our staff is comfortable with the practices and requirements necessary to perform a retroactive appraisal with an effective date and fair market value estimate matching the exact date of death. The ethical requirements stated within the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) conforms our company to confidentiality, ensuring the fullest degree of discretion for all parties involved.

The necessity of ordering an appraisal report when cooperating with government agencies to show income when filing documents is often misunderstood by most people.

Opinions of value shown in documents provided to the revenue authorities absolutely should be supported by a detailed report as to how the appraiser came to his conclusions. Such a report will certainly demonstrate to the CO agencies that the numbers used are well-founded and correct.

Having a professional appraisal from Robert L Ripp, SRA gives the executor solid facts and figures to work with in exceeding IRS and CO state agency requirements. There's no need to worry when getting a report from Robert L Ripp, SRA, because we will support it no matter what.

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