Newton County Personal Representative Deed for Sale Form (Indiana)

All Newton County specific forms and documents listed below are included in your immediate download package:

Personal Representative Deed Form

Newton County Personal Representative Deed Form

Fill in the blank form formatted to comply with all recording and content requirements.
Included Newton County compliant document last validated/updated 5/16/2024

Personal Representative Deed of Sale Guide

Newton County Personal Representative Deed of Sale Guide

Line by line guide explaining every blank on the form.
Included Newton County compliant document last validated/updated 5/10/2024

Completed Example of the Personal Representative Deed Document

Newton County Completed Example of the Personal Representative Deed Document

Example of a properly completed form for reference.
Included Newton County compliant document last validated/updated 3/19/2024

When using these Personal Representative Deed for Sale forms, the subject real estate must be physically located in Newton County. The executed documents should then be recorded in one of the following offices:

Newton County Recorder

201 N Third St, Kentland, Indiana 47951

Hours: 8:00 to 4:00 Monday through Friday

Phone: (888) 663-9866 x 1401 or (219) 474-6081

Local jurisdictions located in Newton County include:

  • Brook
  • Goodland
  • Kentland
  • Lake Village
  • Morocco
  • Mount Ayr
  • Roselawn
  • Sumava Resorts
  • Thayer

How long does it take to get my forms?

Forms are available immediately after submitting payment.

How do I get my forms, are they emailed?

Forms are NOT emailed to you. Immediately after you submit payment, the Newton County forms you order will be available for download directly from your account. You can then download the forms to your computer. If you do not already have an account, one will be created for you as part of the order process, and your login details will be sent to you. If you encounter any issues accessing your forms, please reach out to our support team for assistance.

What does "validated/updated" mean?

This indicates the most recent date when at least one of the following occurred:

  • Updated: The document was updated or changed to remain compliant.
  • Validated: The document was examined by an attorney or staff, or it was successfully recorded in Newton County using our eRecording service.
Are these forms guaranteed to be recordable in Newton County?

Yes. Our form blanks are guaranteed to meet or exceed all formatting requirements set forth by Newton County including margin requirements, content requirements, font and font size requirements.

Can the Personal Representative Deed for Sale forms be re-used?

Yes. You can re-use the forms for your personal use. For example, if you have more than one property in Newton County that you need to transfer you would only need to order our forms once for all of your properties in Newton County.

What are supplemental forms?

Often when a deed is recorded, additional documents are required by Indiana or Newton County. These could be tax related, informational, or even as simple as a coversheet. Supplemental forms are provided for free with your order where available.

What type of files are the forms?

All of our Newton County Personal Representative Deed for Sale forms are PDFs. You will need to have or get Adobe Reader to use our forms. Adobe Reader is free software that most computers already have installed.

Do I need any special software to use these forms?

You will need to have Adobe Reader installed on your computer to use our forms. Adobe Reader is free software that most computers already have installed.

Do I have to enter all of my property information online?

No. The blank forms are downloaded to your computer and you fill them out there, at your convenience.

Can I save the completed form, email it to someone?

Yes, you can save your deed form at any point with your information in it. The forms can also be emailed, blank or complete, as attachments.

Are there any recurring fees involved?

No. Nothing to cancel, no memberships, no recurring fees.

Indiana Personal Representative's Deed for Conveyance

Authorized personal representatives can use this form when selling real property from a decedent's estate.

When we die, another person becomes responsible for managing the assets we leave behind. If we die testate (with a will), this person is called an executor. If we die intestate (without a will), or in other specific situations, the court supervising the probate estate appoints an administrator. Once the executor or administrator is in place, Indiana laws identify this individual as a "personal representative," or PR. See IC 29-1-1-3(23) for the list of titles included under this role.

The judge supervising the case gives confirmation of the personal representative's authority by issuing letters testamentary or letters of administration, as appropriate. Note that the PR must apply for the letters within five months of the decedent's death (IC 29-1-7-15.1(b)). Once in place, the PR gains access to the probate estate, defined as "property transferred at the death of a decedent under the decedent's will or under IC 29-1-2, in the case of a decedent dying intestate" IC 29-1-1-3(24).

One common task handled by the PR is transferring ownership of the decedent's real property. Indiana's statutes contain a form related to conveying this real estate (IC 29-1-7.5-3.6). In addition to the statutory requirement to provide relevant facts of the probate case, personal representative's deeds must meet all state and local standards for format and content.

Note that personal representative's deeds to not include warranties of title, so it makes sense for potential purchasers to consider a title search. This can reveal defects in the chain of title (ownership history), and may prevent potential issues in future transactions.

Depending on the circumstances, the PR might provide additional supporting documentation including a certified copy of the authorizing letter, death certificate, will, etc. Also, the transfer might require approval from the court or others with an interest in the estate or the property.

Navigating the complexities of a probate case can be overwhelming, but taking the time to ensure a valid transfer during active probate is much easier than trying to solve problems later on. Please contact an attorney or probate court officer with specific questions or for complex situations.

(Indiana Personal Representative Deed for Sale Package includes form, guidelines, and completed example)

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