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My brother left his condo to me and another brother. The…

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My brother left his...

My brother left his condo to me and another brother. The will is currently in probate. Can I give my half to my brother before the condo is sold?

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Florida

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Copy of the will

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My brother who gets half lives in Missouri

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Estate Lawyer: Richard, Attorney replied 2 months ago

Yes, you absolutely can do so. You simply need to sign a quit claim deed transferring your interest in the property to your brother. You would sign this Deed, have it witnessed and notarized, and then record it in the real property records of the city/county where the property is located. Let me know if you need a form for the Quit Claim Deed.

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