Suisun City, CA asked in Contracts, Real Estate Law, Constitutional Law and Probate for Arizona

Q: Paid mom for property, she died intestate, outstanding mtg.1616. Is property part of estate.I was assigned title.

I will assume 1616 owed on mtg. Since I also had POA, and property was security to me coupled POA, can I just file as owner with contract. I fully performed.

1 Lawyer Answer
Nina Whitehurst
Nina Whitehurst
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  • Probate Lawyer
  • Crossville, TN
  • Licensed in Arizona

A: It sounds like you paid for the property but never got a deed. Yes, the property would be part of her estate and you have a claim to receive it pursuant to contract. You should hire a probate attorney to help you pursue that claim.

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