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Quitclaim and Warranty Deed Questions

Can a Quitclaim Deed Be Used to Transfer Property from a Corporation to an Individual?

A Quitclaim Deed most certainly can be used to transfer the ownership of property from a named corporation to a new individual owner. [ Read More… →]

Quitclaim and Warranty Deed Questions  ·  October 21st, 2014

Can Mineral Rights Be Transferred by Quitclaim Deed?

Yes, either a Quitclaim Deed or a Warranty Deed can be used to transfer the mineral rights held for a piece of property. [ Read More… →]

Quitclaim and Warranty Deed Questions  ·  August 25th, 2014

If I Made Mortgage Payments on My Parents’ House, Does a Will Still Divide Ownership Equally Among All Siblings?

Providing mortgage payments on a property is not the same as revising the Deed for a property, and it is a Deed that designates ownership. [ Read More… →]

Last Will and Testament Questions · Quitclaim and Warranty Deed Questions  ·  July 31st, 2014

How is a Survivorship Deed Changed to the Name of the Survivor After Death of the Owner?

In most states, evidence of the death of a joint owner on a Survivorship Deed (i.e. a certified copy of a death certificate) must be filed with the county records office, along with an affidavit or other sworn statement indicating that the surviving joint owner is the sole survivor and now sole owner of the property. [ Read More… →]

Quitclaim and Warranty Deed Questions  ·  July 18th, 2014

Can One Large Piece of Property Be Split Between Two or More Buyers Using a Quitclaim Deed?

To split an existing real estate parcel for transfer to new owners, the new parcels must first be created legally. [ Read More… →]

Quitclaim and Warranty Deed Questions  ·  May 23rd, 2014

How Does a Beneficiary Deed Work in Conjunction with a Last Will?

A Beneficiary Deed is a transfer-on-death instrument. That means when this form of Deed is used in conjunction with a Last Will and Testament, probate is avoided. [ Read More… →]

Last Will and Testament Questions · Quitclaim and Warranty Deed Questions  ·  April 28th, 2014

If a Property Was Quitclaimed Years Ago to One Child, Can a Will Give Shares to Other Children?

If a real estate property has been properly assigned via Quitclaim Deed to any other person, that property is no longer an asset of the person who gave it away. [ Read More… →]

Last Will and Testament Questions · Quitclaim and Warranty Deed Questions  ·  April 1st, 2014

Do I Use a Quitclaim Deed to Transfer a Car Into My Living Trust?

A Quitclaim Deed cannot be used for a vehicle, only real estate property. A vehicle is transferred by vehicle title through the BMV. [ Read More… →]

Living Trust Questions · Quitclaim and Warranty Deed Questions  ·  March 24th, 2014

If My Spouse Had a Home and Child Prior to our Marriage, Do I Get the Home If He Dies?

The answer to this question would depend on a number of factors: [ Read More… →]

Last Will and Testament Questions · Quitclaim and Warranty Deed Questions  ·  March 17th, 2014

Can an Will’s Executor Use a Quitclaim Deed to Transfer Listed Property?

An Executor has no authority to sign a Quitclaim Deed on behalf of a deceased person. [ Read More… →]

Last Will and Testament Questions · Quitclaim and Warranty Deed Questions  ·  March 16th, 2014