Estate Appraisal for Downsizing in British Columbia

Anyone who’s involved with settling an estate knows it’s a stressful job, especially the executor. As the executor, you are responsible for carrying out the wishes of the deceased, as quickly and accurately as possible. Estate Appraisals are helpful by making a detailed inventory, and giving value to the items as required.

Our appraisers are know what is needed to complete an Estate Appraisal. We know how to match the effective date to the date of death. The value given to the items will be fair market value. Therefore, you receive the right valuation for the estate. Hence, it doesn’t matter if it’s for selling or distribution of the assets, the valuation will be correct.

DB Appraisals Ltd understands the complexities involved in assessing the value of the personal property under these difficult circumstances. Hiring a certified, designated Estate Appraiser will ensure that you get the correct value for your estate. You will have peace of mind knowing that we stand behind our estate appraisals.

Our Estate Appraisers travel across Vancouver Island to areas like; Nanaimo, Ladysmith, Duncan, Cowichan Valley, Victoria, Parksville, Qualicum Beach, Courtenay, Comox, Campbell River, Tofino and even the lower main land like Vancouver, Richmond, Surrey, Mission and more.

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Estate Planning & Downsizing

Often, Estate Appraisals are overlooked during the Estate Planning process. Having an Estate Online Appraisals preformed during the planning stages can provide a standard of value for the estate. Once this is established, the future appraisals will show either a rise or fall in value. It’s been proven to be of value to plan ahead for distribution or donation of the estate. It can also provide peace of mind to know how your treasured objects will be handled.

You have control over how the assets will be distributed and can prevent any future misunderstandings with family by planning your own estate.

DB Appraisals Ltd operates under the strict scrutiny of USPAP (Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice) and PIPEDA (Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act). We abide by these strict rules of Confidentiality and by a Code of Ethics.

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