Questions tagged [probate]

Probate is the process of proving a will is valid and thereafter administering the estate of a decedent. Receipt of probate is the first step in the legal process of administering the estate of a deceased person, resolving all claims and distributing the deceased person's property under a will.

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Selling someone a life estate in a house

I bought a property that has elderly tenants on it. They want to stay, but they can not afford to pay fair market value. For a bevy of reasons beyond the scope of this post, I don't want to be a ...
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How do we get title for an abandoned vehicle?

I have a motorcycle sitting in my garage where the owner, my friend, committed suicide. The deceased owner's brother lives in another state and claims that he has the title that the deceased ...
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Forms for declining to be representative for an estate in Florida

Does anyone know how to decline to be the representative for an estate in Florida? Florida Courts Self Sevice site doesn't seem to have forms and the Florida Probate Rules seems a little beyond me. ...
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Sister and 23 yr old niece won't move out of deceased mom's house

My mother died 6 weeks ago. My sister lived with her, and took care of her for a long time. I give her credit for that. Since mom has died, sister is holding onto the will. Our brother is the ...