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Estate Planning and Probate

Alternatives To Probate

            Probate can be overwhelming to understand if you are not familiar with it already. It is a legal process where the court appoints a person to distribute assets from the deceased person to their beneficiaries. Furthermore, the personal representative or...

How To Close A Probate

Once all the decedent’s property has been liquidated, creditors have all been taken care of, and tax issues have been cleared, this would typically be the perfect time to close the probate. Probate can remain open depending on specific circumstances in each case. An...

Selling Real Estate In A Probate

After a death in the family, thinking about selling the family home can be difficult. Family members often find it challenging to grieve when they know that they will need to go through the probate process. If you inherit property and aren’t going to live in it...

Probate Overview

Probate takes place after a person’s death and in most cases you will need to validate and authenticate the final will, ensuring all debts are paid and the remaining assets get distributed accordingly. Probate proceedings can be overwhelming because an estate plan is...