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I am trying to sell my home but I am in prison, can my mother

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I am trying to sell my home but I am in prison, can my mother sign my closing escrow papers if she has a notarized power of attorney. The property is located in North Carolina.
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Thank you for the information and your question. Yes, as long as the POA specifically covers real estate transactions, then your mother can sign as your "attorney in fact" (POA) on the closing documents.

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