Transferring Real Property from a Living Trust in Alabama

In a trust arrangement, a settlor transfers property to another person (the trustee) for the benefit of a third (the beneficiary).

Because the trust is not a person, title to any real property transferred to the trust should be vested in the name of a trustee on the trust’s behalf. In most living trusts, the settlor serves as trustee.

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Transferring Real Estate from a Living Trust in New Hampshire

A trust is a property interest wherein a settlor conveys assets to a trustee, who holds the title to those assets for the benefit of a third party (the beneficiary). Valid trust instruments also identify the relevant assets, state the settlor’s intentions for them, and are created for lawful purposes. Settlors (owners) transfer real property into a trust by executing and recording a deed.

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