The short answer is yes, you can. Many people think that you have to wait until the Probate is over before you can sell it. That is simply not true. You normally only have to wait until the initial (first) hearing date to occur, and someone gets appointed by the Court to be the Executor… Continue reading Can I Sell The House During Probate?
One of the more frustrating aspects of the Probate process is when creditors come forward and file a claim against the Estate. One of the most important things to remember however, is that you (the Executor/Administrator) are not responsible personally for the debts of the Decedent or Estate. The beneficiaries/heirs are not either. The Estate… Continue reading What Do I Do About Creditors?
Nearly everybody has heard of, or has some horror story about how expensive it is to have to go through Probate. It is true that Probate is expensive, and depending on the value of the Estate, can get astronomical in some cases. However there is an easy, straight forward mathematical calculation that can tell you… Continue reading Why Is Probate So Expensive?
Probate is probably one of the most misunderstood, mysterious, and confusing topics for most people. Most of us never have to even think about Probate until we lose our mother, father, or other close relative. It’s just not something that’s particularly exciting or interesting until you’re forced to face it. But Probate itself is actually… Continue reading Why Do I Have To Go Through Probate?