If I Update My Living Trust Do I Need to Redo My House Deed?

Answer If the real estate deed to a trust grantor's home is in the name of the trust, there are few circumstances that create a situation in which a new deed is required. If a trust update places a home i... Read More »

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What deed do you use in a living trust?

On One Hand: Quit Claim DeedA quit claim deed is a legal document that will allow you to transfer your share of owned property to another person. Quit claim deeds can be used in living trusts to he... Read More »

What happens to a house that is in a living trust when the owner dies?

Living trusts are preferred by those who wish to avoid probate, which can be timely and costly. With a trust, an appointed trustee transfers property ownership to a specified beneficiary, usually w... Read More »

The Definition of a Special Warranty Deed and Deed of Trust in Texas?

A real estate sale in Texas commonly involves three documents: a deed, promissory note and deed of trust. The deed is the document used to convey title to the property from seller to buyer. Texas l... Read More »

What is the difference between a deed of trust and a warranty deed?

A deed is a document that conveys some type of legal interest in a parcel of real property. Warranty deeds and deeds of trust differ in the types of interests they convey.General FunctionA warranty... Read More »