Date of Death
For estate tax purposes or disposition of the assets of a decedent, a "date of death" valuation is often required.
We will provide this service with sensitivity, accuracy and professionalism.
These are known as Retrospective Appraisals
Attorneys, accountants, executors and others trust Burton & Company Appraisals for "date of death" valuations; they recognize that we have the local experience required to effectively research comparable sales for a past date appraisal.
We have MLS archives and historical property information. We maintain a large database of appraisal files going back several years to provide additional comparable sales data.
We are bound by the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) and complete reports with a high degree of confidentiality and professionalism.
The report provided will be in the format the taxing authorities and courts expect.
Your report will be fully legal in a court of law.
We can do rush date of death appraisals.
We can base the appraisal on the condition of the property of an earlier date, say prior to a kitchen remodel. We have used dated Christmas photos to document the condition of a home at a certain time in the past.
Please contact us if you need help with a date of death appraisal. We will try to help in a difficult time.
Email for a quick price quote. Please provide the property address and the date of death.