Valuations For Probate, Insurance & Family Division

Valuations For Probate, Insurance & Family Division

Valuations For Probate, Insurance & Family Division

Tennants can provide you with accurate written valuations for probate (IHT) single items, specialist collections, and whole and partial house contents. Valuations are carried out throughout the UK and overseas from our offices in Leyburn, Harrogate and London. 

Up-to-date valuations offer peace of mind and confidence to families and individuals, and form an important part of your financial planning.

Valuations are prepared for a variety of purposes:

Probate/Inheritance Tax

Work for executors and trustees of estates is central to our services. We provide advice to families and legal practitioners on the value of estate items. Our probate valuations reports are written in compliance with Section 160 of the 1984 Inheritance Act and formatted to mirror the IHT 407 forms.

Insurance valuations

Tennants valuations reports give you an invaluable record of the value of individual items and collections for the purposes of insurance, in the event of theft, loss or damage.

Family and Matrimonial Division

In matters of family or matrimonial division, Tennants' valuations services give all parties concerned a clear breakdown of all the estate assets, ensuring fair distribution and impartial, confidential advice.

Tax Planning

With experienced valuers working across 27 specialisms, Tennants' can supply accurate retrospective valuations for the purposes of Inheritance and other tax planning.

Willing Buyer/Willing Seller

Tennants offer a prompt, confidential and mutually beneficial current willing seller/willing buyer service which reflects the current market values of individual items and collections.

Written professional valuations are an integral part of our business, and we are trusted to carry out several hundred valuations for private and corporate clients each year. The Valuations Department works hand-in-hand with our experienced valuers and 27 specialist departments to provide you with a confidential, clear and precise valuation tailored to your individual needs.

Tennants offer:
  • Specialist knowledge of current market condition
  • A nationwide service
  • A competitive and transparent fee structure with no hidden charges
  • Individually tailored reports provided as bound documents and/or in digital format
  • Removal and storage of items for sale by auction
  • House clearances arranged on request