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Can You Sell A House In Probate

Can You Sell a House in Probate?

The short answer? Yes! However, the process may be more complex than one would think. If you wish to buy or sell property involved in a probate proceeding, there are some additional factors to consider that are not involved in ... Read More
What Does A Probate Bond Do

What Does a Probate Bond Do?

A person who acts in a manner that prioritizes the welfare of another, in this example the beneficiaries of an estate, over their personal interests is known as a fiduciary. In the state of California, a probate bond is often obligatory ... Read More
Why Does My Fathers Estate Have To Go Through Probate

Why Does My Fathers Estate Have to Go Through Probate?

Losing a parent can be one of the most difficult experiences in a person’s life. In the midst of grieving and making final arrangements, you may also be tasked with determining how to manage your parent’s estate. If you are ... Read More
How To Avoid Probate The Right Way

How to Avoid Probate the Right Way

Probate court proceedings are frequently drawn out events. A deceased individual’s assets are transferred to the people entitled to inherit them through this process. Probate is frequently costly, arcane, and uncomfortable for surviving family members. Anyone who has gone through ... Read More
How Long Does Probate Take In California Without A Will

How Long Does Probate Take in California Without A Will?

When a person dies without a formal will in place, California state law steps in and determines how the decedent’s estate is handled. This is defined legally as passing away intestate. In general, the assets of a person who dies intestate ... Read More
How Long After Probate Is Granted Will I Get My Money

How Long After Probate Is Granted Will I Get My Money?

Appointment of a personal representative enables the administrator of the estate (the fiduciary) to handle the estate. Some of the duties now required by the representative is to gather the assets of the estate, pay liabilities and debts, settle creditor ... Read More

How Long After Probate Can Funds Be Distributed?

One thing we have learned from our time practicing in the area of estate planning is that no two client estate plans are exactly the same. It follows that no two probate procedures are the same. How long probate funds ... Read More
How Long Does Probate Take In California

How Long Does Probate Take in California?

In a nutshell, it can take anywhere from nine to eighteen months on average. However, the procedure can take much more time if the estate in question is complicated or challenged in court. On the other hand, if you have ... Read More
What To Expect When Probating A California Will

3 Aspects of Probate You May Need to Know

After a loved one dies, you certainly know that many tasks will need attention. However, you may find yourself among numerous other Woodland Hills residents who feel some confusion when it comes to settling the estate of a deceased individual. ... Read More
What Is Probate

Does your loved one’s estate need probate or administration?

When a beloved family member dies, you may know that many different affairs will need addressing. You may wonder whether you have the right or ability to help handle those remaining tasks, and the answer to that question may depend ... Read More