Is a quitclaim deed valid without consideration?

Answer Consideration is the reason a party enters into a contract. Most commonly, money is consideration the buyer provides. A quitclaim deed does not require consideration to be valid. However, it is rec... Read More »

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Is a quitclaim deed that is notarized&filed without a signature legal?

Most states do not require the signature of the grantee on a quitclaim deed. However, research is important, as some counties do require both grantee and grantor signatures on a quitclaim deed.Refe... Read More »

What is the difference between a California grant deed and a quitclaim deed?

Deeds are legal documents used to transfer the ownership of real estate. A grant deed is used to transfer the property itself. A quitclaim deed is used to transfer a claim on the property.Deed Requ... Read More »

Quitclaim Deed Invalid Due to an Earlier Executed Deed?

An earlier executed deed does not necessarily invalidate a quitclaim deed, yet it can make the quitclaim deed worthless. This is because a quitclaim deed only conveys interest the grantor has in th... Read More »

What is a quitclaim deed?

A quitclaim deed is a document used to release a person from any interest in a real estate property such as a mortgage loan. These documents are common after divorce proceedings, in which a person ... Read More »