Q: I am giving my house to one of my children. No money will be exchanged. How do I go about getting the deed in his name?
A: Hire an attorney to draft the Deed from you as grantor to your child as grantee. It can be a Quit Claim Deed or a Warranty Deed. If there have been no title problems, go with the cheaper to record Quit Claim Deed. You might wish to consider retaining a Life Estate, with the Remainder going to the Child at your death. After execution, record it at the County Courthouse.
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