The Probate and Estate Resource Center
Our goal is to provide you with a strong team and point of contact every step of the way.
Let's start with the basics (click on any of the below to skip ahead):
The Probate Process, In Its Simplest Form...
1. Authenticate the Last Will and Testament (if written will exists).
2. Appoint the Executor (determine by will) OR Administrator (determined by state).
3. Locate the Estate Assets.
4. Identify and Notify Creditors.
5. Pay the Outstanding Debts.
6. Prepare and File Tax Returns.
7. Distribute the Estate Assets.
Finding the Right Attorney
We are proud to have worked with these very personal and client focused attorney's. They service Northeast Ohio and specialize in Probate and Estate matters.
Our Piece of the Puzzle
Along with providing resources to clarify the steps of the probate process, we specialize in estate liquidation, particularly as it relates to real property.
We can customize any solution necessary to solve your property needs, including:
Cash Purchase of Property: Don't worry about repairs and projects, just take the items you want and leave the rest to us.
Traditional Listing: When you have a house, condo, or piece of land that's ready to hit the market.
Short Sales: An option when existing property mortgage exceeds the actual value of the property.
Additional personalized options.
Resources, Articles, and Guides
Article: Inheriting Real Estate
Article: 25 Powerful Probate Tips
Article: Handling a Home in Probate
For a vast array of articles and information on Wills, Trusts, and Probate, visit the Nolo Legal Encyclopedia by clicking HERE.
Have you been called upon to honor the position of Executor for a loved one? This book is a terrific step by step walk-through of the Probate process.
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Interested in knowing the current value of a property?
Remove some of the guesswork and try our FREE Home Valuation Tool by clicking here.