Is there a special Affidavit of Title when an Executor sells a decedent's real estate?

Asked over 2 years ago - Plainsboro, NJ

I am an Executor selling the decedent's personal real estate. Is the normal affidavit of title acceptable, or is there a special form for an Executor?

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  1. Michael T Millar


    Contributor Level 19


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    Answered . The affidavit of title for an executor does differ slightly from the "typical" affidavit of title.
    It will include a representation that no state or federal estate taxes are due.

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  2. Brad Michael Micklin


    Contributor Level 14


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    Answered . There are no different forms. However, completing the forms requires knowledge of the affidavit of time and other necessary documents to affect the transfer of title.
    You should speak with an experienced attorney who is familiar with these areas of law.

    Good luck.

    Brad M. Micklin, Esq.
    187 Washington Ave., Suite 2F
    Nutley, NJ 07110

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  3. Kenneth A White


    Contributor Level 20


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    Answered . Brad Michael Micklin has provided a competent answer.

    The Answer provided was based on the limited information provided, and represents information based on the law in... more

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