What is a quitclaim deed for?

Answer A home- or landowner uses a quitclaim deed to transfer ownership and any financial interest in the property to another person or persons. Quitclaim deeds do not guarantee that the owner has a legal... Read More »

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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 »

What is the definition of a quitclaim deed?

A warranty deed, or a quitclaim deed, transfers a property title to a new owner. A warranty deed transfers all rights, where a quitclaim deed only transfers the interest in the property that the cu... Read More »