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My mom just passed away and she was the sole owner of a house in San Francisco. There are 4 surviving children. What must we do to take title to the house?

Lawyer's Assistant: Because laws vary from state to state, can you tell me where the business is located?

California

Lawyer's Assistant: What documents or supporting evidence do you have?

None. There was no will or trust.

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Lawyer: N Cal Atty, Lawyer replied 4 months ago
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I am sorry to hear this.

Are there any descendants of children who died before her?

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Lawyer: N Cal Atty, Lawyer replied 4 months ago

I meant to write, Are there any descendants of children who died before her?

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