Q: father passed away his wife became executor. I live out of state executor sends paperwork.. cont
sends paperwork for me to sign stating property appraised at $40.000 I look in county records find property valued at $80.000 collusion??? how do I address courts about this.what motion must I file to have executor removed and oldest son become executor?
A: It is not clear if you reside in Oregon, or if you reside elsewhere and this probate is taking place in Oregon. But just understand that county records that are for property tax purposes may not reflect the proper value of the real estate. I would try looking on a commercial website such as Zillow.com and see if the value on Zillow is closer to what the executor is telling you. Because it is impossible to ask questions and correctly advise you in this type of forum, I think the best thing for you to do is consult with an attorney that practices law in the jurisdiction where your father's estate is being administered.
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