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I am a widow with a living trust. Can I deed my home that is

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I am a widow with a living trust. Can I deed my home that is listed on the trust to anyone I want to?
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Hello and welcome! My name is ***** ***** I am a licensed attorney who will try my very best to help with your situation or get you to someone who can. There may be a slight delay in my responses as I research statutes or ordinances and type out an answer or reply, but rest assured, I am working on your question.

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Is this question related to Ecuador as that is the country that is listed along with the US?

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Or was that an error?

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Is the trust and the real estate in the US?

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Are you the maker of the trust?

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Is it a revocable living trust?

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Who is the trustee of the trust?

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Barrister

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