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My mother passed sometime back and I am
switch the deed from her name to mine.
Asked on March 24, 2017 under Estate Planning, Georgia
M.T.G., Member, New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney
Answered 3 years ago | Contributor
I am so sorry for your loss. There are some details here that need to be included such as was there a Will? Was the estate probated? Are there other wiblings here or a spouse? Generally speaking the property of a deceased person must pass through Probate in order for the Personal Representative to eecute an Executor's Deed. I would go and speak with a Probate attorney on how to proceed here. Good luck.
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