For example, can it buy/sell real estate, give mortgages, rent properties, etc. thanks
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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