If my late ex-husband passed away and his children are selling his home but I am on the deed, can I quitclaim my interest to his estate?

Asked on June 24, 2014 under Estate Planning, Tennessee

Answers:

M.T.G., Member, New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 6 years ago | Contributor

I am so sorry for your loss.  Do you still own the house or did he get it in the divorce but you just never executed the deed at that time to give to him?  What you wish to do sounds legal on its face but I would speak with an attorney in your area on the specifics, especially if it will in any way influence your financial condition.  Good luck.


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