How do I change the deed to my property?
The seller and buyer can jointly change this at their county clerks office for a small fee. The document you want to use to change the deed is called a “Quit Claim Deed”. While its recommended to consult with a property attorney before filing a new deed, you can prepare the document yourself. Sometimes this can vary by state. Its not hard to prepare (make) the deed yourself. This is what a quit claim deed looks like. Free Legal Form. Copy it exactly. Bringing a copy of the current property deed or requesting a title search when your get to the county clerks office will help. They cannot help you prepare the document.
1. What is a deed? A deed is a document that transfers the ownership of real estate. Quit claim deeds are used when property is transferred without an exchange of money.
2. Can I make out my own deed? Yes
3. How can I be sure of this? This is outlined in your lenders assumption process steps. Call your lender and ask them to walk you through the assumption process steps.
Otherwise – use a title services company.