Selling An Inherited Home: Take it Step by Step

Identify the estate executor and notify all interested parties Just because you’re an heir to your parents’ estate, that doesn’t necessarily mean you’re a decision maker when it comes to selling the house. If your parents’ will, or the probate court, has appointed a personal representative (or executor, or administrator), then that person typically calls the shots when … Continued

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Everything You Need to Know About the Probate Process

What Has To Happen First? If there was no will, there was no executor. If that’s the case, the court has to appoint one. You aren’t allowed to step in and nominate yourself, even if no one wants to contest you. Even if you’re the deceased’s only child, you do not automatically inherit the property … Continued