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Legally can we quick deed half of my california home to a non…

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Legally can we quick deed half of my california home to a non family member, get money for it, pay taxes and be a legal transaction without going thru escrow?
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Yes, a property owner may utilize a quitclaim deed to transfer a portion of property to another owner. There is no requirement for an escrow process or typical closing.

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