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Mother passed away and left me the estate on her will. what

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mother passed away and left me the estate on her will. what do I do to change ownership of estate house to my name?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: New Zealand Law
Expert:  Chris The Lawyer replied 1 year ago.
You will need to see a lawyer and get provbate of the will, and then use this to transfer the house title to you. A simple estate like this should not be fdifficult and you can ask the lawyer how much they will charge. Getting probate is a legally complicated set of forms and you will need a lawyer for this. Its not something I recommend you do yourself. I can suggest lawyers if you dont have one though.

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