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I paid cash for our house but I put it in my wife's name

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I paid cash for our house but I put it in my wife's name because of credit issues.
JA: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?
Customer: georgia
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: now I want to put my name back on the title as coowner, how I do it
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: that is it
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Real Estate Law
Expert:  RealEstateAnswer replied 1 month ago.

Good evening. I certainly understand the situation and your concern. The quickest and easiest way to do this would be with a quit claim deed. She could transfer her legal right and interest and add you to title and you would have a shared ownership interest with her. You can do this on your own and use an online service to prepare if you desire or retain legal counsel

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