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I need information on how to give the title to a house that i own to my son. The house is paid for and I don’t want any kind of compensation for it. I just want to sign over the title to him. What kind of legal documentation or process is necessary.

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

Georgia

Lawyer's Assistant: Has any paperwork been filed?

The title is on file in my name as owner

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This is actually very easy, and is done by giving the son a general warranty deed. See HERE for the form. This form gets signed and notarized, and is then filed (recorded) with the deed clerk in the county where the property is located. If you want to know specifically where to record it, and/or how to fill out the form, please reply and let me know.

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