For example, can it buy/sell real estate, give mortgages, rent properties, etc. thanks
Real Estate Attorney
Generally, an out of state trust does ot need to register. We handle real estate transactions with out of state trusts routinely.
I agree with Attorney Miller. Trusts typically do not need to be registered. This is one of the advantages of using a trust. It is a private arrangement and does not require court involvement in most cases.
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A real estate title company will often want to check the trustee powers section of the trust before completing a real estate transaction.
A bank will often want to have a copy of the trust before granting a mortgage on a real estate property.
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