LEGAL GUIDE
Written by attorney Stephen L. Baker

PROPERTY TRANSFER AT DEATH WITHOUT A WILL UNDER TEXAS LAW

When a person dies without a will, the laws of Texas provide for the distribution of property to the deceased’s heirs-at-law under the laws of intestate succession, subject to the payment of the deceased’s debts. Real property and personal property are distributed differently.

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