Orangeburg, SC asked in Probate for South Carolina

Q: What exactly does a quitclaim deed ?

Will I be jeopardizing my rights for keeping the real property and personal property by signing a quitclaim deed. I’m pay the mortgage.

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Nina Whitehurst
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A: A person signing a quitclaim deeds gives up all of his or her rights in the subject property, if any. Put another way, yes, the person signing the quitclaim deed gives up all right for keeping the real property that is the subject of the quitclaim deed. Quitclaim deeds to do not convey personal property, however. You should not sign a quitclaim deed without the advice of an attorney.

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