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Estate Settlement Appraisals

Estate Settlement Appraisals

Settling an estate requires accurate property valuations to ensure that assets are distributed fairly and in accordance with legal requirements. Square Ft. Appraisals offers expert estate settlement appraisal services, providing precise and comprehensive assessments of real estate values. Our professional appraisers are dedicated to delivering reliable and detailed reports to support you during the estate settlement process.

Why It’s Important: Accurate estate settlement appraisals are crucial for determining the fair market value of the deceased’s property. This information is essential for equitable asset distribution, calculating estate taxes, and ensuring compliance with legal obligations. Proper valuations help to prevent disputes among heirs and facilitate a smooth and efficient settlement process.

What to Consider When Hiring for This Service: When selecting an appraisal service for estate settlement, it is important to choose a provider with a reputation for accuracy, professionalism, and experience in handling estate appraisals. Square Ft. Appraisals offers knowledgeable appraisers who understand the complexities of estate settlement and deliver thorough and precise reports.

Frequently Asked Questions:

What is an estate settlement appraisal? An estate settlement appraisal determines the fair market value of real estate assets at the time of the owner’s passing, aiding in the distribution and settlement of the estate.

How long does the appraisal process take? The appraisal process typically takes 7-10 business days, depending on the complexity of the property and the availability of necessary information.

Why is an accurate appraisal important for estate settlement? Accurate appraisals ensure that property is valued correctly for tax purposes and equitable distribution among heirs, helping to avoid disputes and legal issues.

What information do you need to conduct the appraisal? We need details about the property, any recent improvements, and access to relevant documents such as deeds or previous appraisals.

Trust Square Ft. Appraisals for your estate settlement appraisal needs and benefit from our commitment to accuracy, professionalism, and reliable service. We are here to support you with comprehensive valuations that help you navigate the estate settlement process with confidence.

Why Choose Square Foot Appraisals?


Benefit from over 25 years in the real estate industry.


Certified residential appraisers in DC, DE, MD, and VA.


Expertise in custom homes, waterfront properties, and investment properties.


Trusted by legal and accounting professionals for estate and probate cases.

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Ready to begin your appraisal process? Contact us today to discuss your needs and schedule a consultation.

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Arlington, VA 22202
Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971

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Arlington: (703) 855-1889

Rehoboth Beach: (302) 519-3720