Q: need to put my name on a deed of an inherited house california
I have a will and death certificate. how do I put my name on the deed? There is a loan, the bank said to put my name on the deed before I can take over the loan thank you
A: In order for you to get title in your name, the property will have to be probated. There are some exceptions to probate, but nothing in your question mentions any facts which suggest they apply in this situation. You need to contact a probate attorney now, as the process is not quick and you also have some responsibility as the possessor of the will.
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