Generally, consent is required to add a person’s name to a Quitclaim Deed that is filed with the county of the property’s location. Continue reading Can Someone Add My Name to a Quitclaim Deed Without My Knowledge?
Perhaps an important “question to this question” is the following: is the intent to transfer only mineral rights to those beneficiaries? Continue reading How Do I Create a Deed That Gives a Property’s Mineral Rights to My Beneficiaries?
A Quitclaim Deed most certainly can be used to transfer the ownership of property from a named corporation to a new individual owner. Continue reading Can a Quitclaim Deed Be Used to Transfer Property from a Corporation to an Individual?
Yes, either a Quitclaim Deed or a Warranty Deed can be used to transfer the mineral rights held for a piece of property. Continue reading Can Mineral Rights Be Transferred by Quitclaim Deed?
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. Continue reading If I Made Mortgage Payments on My Parents’ House, Does a Will Still Divide Ownership Equally Among All Siblings?
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. Continue reading How is a Survivorship Deed Changed to the Name of the Survivor After Death of the Owner?
To split an existing real estate parcel for transfer to new owners, the new parcels must first be created legally. Continue reading Can One Large Piece of Property Be Split Between Two or More Buyers Using a Quitclaim Deed?
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. Continue reading How Does a Beneficiary Deed Work in Conjunction with a Last Will?
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. Continue reading If a Property Was Quitclaimed Years Ago to One Child, Can a Will Give Shares to Other Children?
A Quitclaim Deed cannot be used for a vehicle, only real estate property. A vehicle is transferred by vehicle title through the BMV. Continue reading Do I Use a Quitclaim Deed to Transfer a Car Into My Living Trust?