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My husband passed 2 weeks ago.s name was on the house but so

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my husband passed 2 weeks ago.his name was on the house but so was mine. why do i need the name of an executor or personal representative.a legal document reflecting executor or representatives right to represent my home. what is a document that may be titled letters , of administration, or letters of representation ,testamentary letters. would proof of ownership be payments made in the pass. please help me. i don't know. thank you!!
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Estate Law
Expert:  LegalGems replied 9 months ago.

I'm sorry to hear of your recent loss;

what state is this in regards to?
Did your husband have a will?
Was the property held as "joint tenants with right of survivorship?"