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Does a home in joint name have to go through probate valued

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Does a home in joint name have to go through probate valued at $150,000. Cash assets approximately $650,000 in joint name.
JA: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?
Customer: Ohio
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: Not yet!
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Greetings! I am a legal expert on the site and am working on your question.No, it passes to the surviving spouse.please let me know if that is acceptable by replying "Yes" or "acceptable".
Customer: replied 2 months ago.
For my $5.00 - If our cash was in joint name does it have to go through probate? Over $200,000.
It does not.
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