Valuations of Deceased Estates

Key Points

  • An independent valuation of a property ensures that the ‘fair market value’ is established as at the ‘date of death’.
  • Some property valuers offer a 24 to 48 hour turnaround for residential properties.
  • Ask if the valuer offers a discount on their services for Pensioner/Senior or Carers Card holders.

Valuations of Antiques, Art Works & Collectables

When distributing the assets of a deceased estate, you may first have to establish the current market value for a range of collectables and valuables, such as antique dolls, books, clocks & furniture, art works, jewellery, silverware, glassware, wine, stamps, coins, memorabilia etc.…

The Property Valuation Report

The appraisal report generally includes an explanation of how the property’s value is determined, the size, condition and other factors such as improvements or materials used, potential structural issues, the location, recent market trends, maps and sketches. The property valuation usually involves both the structure…

Why should you get a Deceased Estate Valuation?

There are different reasons for valuations, but there is something very special about the valuation of deceased estates and properties. This is mainly because the scope for misunderstanding and disputes regarding the situation are usually quite high. At some point, the assets in…

What types of Property Valuations are available?

Generally, property valuers can be engaged to provide independent valuations and advice for a variety of different circumstances: Deceased Estates Mortgage Security Pre-sale and pre-purchase property advice Capital Gains Tax Stamp Duty Resumptions Insurance Valuations Insurance Advice Reports for Bodies Corporate Family Law…