Lacey, WA asked in Real Estate Law, Tax Law and Estate Planning for Washington

Q: How do I transfer inherited property.

I am the executor and sole beneficiary to my mother's estate. How do I transfer the deed to her house to my daughter?

1 Lawyer Answer
Renee Louise Roman
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Renee Louise Roman
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  • Estate Planning Lawyer
  • Des Moines, WA
  • Licensed in Washington

A: Depending on the circumstances, probate may have to be initiated in order to properly transfer the property. A real estate lawyer can prepare a deed and tax affidavit which can then be executed and recorded. You may wish to contact an attorney who practices both real estate and probate to determine exactly what needs to be done.

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