- 26th July 2019
(Avoiding These Four Mistakes Will Save You Time and MONEY!)
Okay. You’ve just found out your relative has passed on and you are the trustee of their trust. Or perhaps there’s no trust. It’s often a difficult time, but if the deceased has a home that is not in a trust, the property must go through probate to be transferred or sold, which we will discuss below. The property at that point is called probate property. Meanwhile, you’re not even sure what a house in probate is, and maybe, just maybe, you need the money from the sale! If you need the money from the sale right away, you might be in too much of a hurry and make some mistakes. Don’t rush it.
Selling a home in probate can be tricky
You’ve probably bought and sold houses over the years as you’...