Q: Can I file probate for property my father has in AZ?
My sister is the executor of my fathers estate in FL. Her and I are close and have no issues. Is it possible for me to file probate for land my dad has in AZ since I live here? Or does she have to file?
It is possible for you to apply to be appointed as the personal representative in Arizona to handle the AZ property.
You then proceed more or less like a normal probate. However, the process is simpler if your sister files to have her authority recognized in Arizona rather than having someone else appointed.
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