- Legal expert in a vast array of real estate issues.
- Forensic Analysis
- Construction Defects
- Economic Impact Analysis
- Mortgage modification scams and stop foreclosure scams
Alan R. Sims, having been a forensic real estate appraiser for many years, has a broad knowledge base on all things real estate with a specialty on mortgage fraud issues.
He is also a legal expert for attorneys entitled, “The Attorney’s Guide to Mortgage Fraud.”
If it’s a lawsuit, such as divorce or other dispute, we work closely with your attorney. If it’s a purchase of a new home or refinancing of your current home, we work with your mortgage broker or real estate agent.
Here is a list of other possible reasons:
to establish the replacement cost of insurance
to contest high property taxes
to settle an estate
to provide a negotiating tool when purchasing real estate
to determine an unbiased price when selling real estate
to protect your rights in issues of condemnation and eminent domain
because a government agency (such as IRS) requires it
divorce or domestic partnership disputes
when you are involved in a lawsuit or dispute
PMI (Personal Mortgage Insurance)
going through bankruptcy