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Good morning Brad,I'm Doug, and I'm sorry to hear of the confusion. My goal is to provide you with excellent service today.While a deed must name both the Grantor(s) and the Grantee(s), to be a valid deed, only the Grantor(s) have to sign the deed. It is not necessary for the Grantee(s) to sign it. And, it is not legally necessary for the Grantee(s) to be present at the notarization of the deed by the Notary. All that needs be done to make the transfer after signing by the Grantor(s) is to file the deed with the local government office that registers land deeds.If the document has been filed, and they Grantee does not want the property, then they may simply execute a Quit Claim Deed returning the property to the Grantor. And, if the deed itself has never been filed, the Grantee can simply tear up the deed and that will act as a refusal of the transfer.You may reply back to me using the Continue the Conversation or Reply to Expert link if you need any clarification of my answer. Please remember to rate my service to you when our communication is completed, so that I will be compensated for my time in providing you with the information you requested. I will be happy to continue further, and to assist you until I am able to address your concerns, to your satisfaction.I wish you the best in 2013,Doug
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