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My husband passed in January 2016. He was my best friend. I have move into an independent senior living faciliity and was to sell home quickly just to meet even due to memories and not being able to keep up with maintenance. Was not aware that estranged children had to be included. Once I located them, they agreed to sign off on affadavit and will estate to me. It seems as if too many relatives (including my late husband's sister) is now involved. Neither his son or daughter will get the affadavit notarized and sent back to the title company. I am long overdue on closing and can not continue paying rent and mortgage for a home I no longer live in due to a limited budget. I am merely being forced into foreclosure which i was trying to avoid.
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How can I get deceased husband,s heirs to sign and notarize affidavit and return to title office so I can close on sale of home? I can no longer afford to pay for senior apartment and home I no longer live in.
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Have you opened a probate on the estate?

Did he leave a will?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
No will. Selling home as is trying to get out of quickly Small estate and was trying to avoid probate as i am told it could drag out forever. In addition, income left will not allow me to do so. Will going thru probate make them hsve to sign?
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