Hazleton, PA asked in Real Estate Law for Pennsylvania

Q: How do I have a deed put into the estate's name, in order to sell it and have it transferred to the buyer?

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Mark Scoblionko
Mark Scoblionko
Answered
  • Allentown, PA
  • Licensed in Pennsylvania

A: Property does not get put into the estate’s name in order to be sold. It is simply conveyed by a deed from the Executor/Administrator to the purchasing party. However, a deed like that is a special deed and must be prepared by the lawyer representing the estate.

Elizabeth Tarasi
Elizabeth Tarasi
Answered
  • Pittsburgh, PA
  • Licensed in Pennsylvania

A: You pay a lawyer to do it. Hopefully there was an estate opened.

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