Batavia, OH asked in Real Estate Law for Kentucky

Q: Legal steps to taking ownership of old family property

We have been taking care of old family property for 10+ years( taxes/upkeep) There are 4 brothers on the deed 3 are deceased. The one left wants us to put it in our name. What will need to be done to make that happen?

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Anthony M. Avery
Anthony M. Avery
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A: Hire a competent KY attorney to determine Heirship and draft an enforceable Deed for all Heirs to convey their interest to you. An Affidavit of Heirship should probably be

recorded as a source of title.

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