How is value of vehicle determined in brother's estate - no will and estate will be insolvent?

Asked about 1 year ago - Charleston, WV

Sister is next of kin. Nursing home bill of $14,000 only debt. Brother's friend will be administrator as sister is out of state. Funeral home bill has been paid.

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  1. James P. Frederick

    Contributor Level 20

    Answered . If there are no other assets to probate, then you may be able to use either a small estate proceeding or a non-probate proceeding to get title to the vehicle changed into your name. In most cases like this, the creditors are simply out of luck. You might benefit from a short consultation with a probate attorney.

    James Frederick

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