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Mom passed house in...

Mom passed house in my name does that include everything on the property

Lawyer's Assistant: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?

North carolina

Lawyer's Assistant: Has anything been filed or reported?

No

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My sister had her self appointed the exator of the property none of my brother or sister knew

Submitted: 9 months ago.Category: Estate Law
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Estate Lawyer: Loren, Attorney replied 9 months ago
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Estate Lawyer: Loren, Attorney replied 9 months ago

My condolences for your loss.

If all she left was the home then it would include the real estate and improvements (such as the actual house). Any other assets would need to be specifically stated in her last will.

It would not, as a general rule, include the personal property, such as the furniture, and other contents.

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Estate Lawyer: Loren, Attorney replied 9 months ago

Did you have further questions? Please let me know if I have answered your question satisfactorily.

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Customer reply replied 9 months ago
I applied for a quick deed on the house and got it
Estate Lawyer: Loren, Attorney replied 9 months ago

Excellent. So, how can I help you?

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