Asked by Antoinette on 21-06-2021 18:57:39
Question posted in the Property Law category relating to Mpumalanga
Hello, we want to sell our parents house. They both passed away about 15 years ago.. What is the process we need to follow and documentation needed
Answer to the Question
Posted by Att. Patrick on 22-06-2021 21:03:09
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You need to apply to the Master of the High Court to be the executor of your parent's estates. In that way, you can actually deal with their assets (including the house) and transfer it to the heirs. You can always ask Legal Aid, or a lawyer, for assistance. In fact, I suggest that you do that.
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