Q: in CA, do i still have to do probate if all my grandma owned was her home? im on the deed already
A: I would need to see the exact language of the deed to know the answer to that. Sorry.
A: If the deed names you as the person to whom the property is transferred upon death, or if you are listed as a joint tenant, then no, probate will not be required. You do have to take care of the correct paperwork.
A: It depends exactly how you are on the deed. If you are named as joint tenants then most likely you will not need to go through probate. If it says anything besides joint tenants then you might need probate.
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