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Vermont - Orange County Enhanced Life Estate Warranty Deed Forms

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Enhanced Life Estate Warranty Deed
State
Vermont
Area
Orange County
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Included Forms

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


Orange County Enhanced Life Estate Warranty Deed Form Page 1

Enhanced Life Estate Warranty Deed Form - Orange County

Fill in the blank form formatted to comply with all recording and content requirements.
Included document last updated 12/20/2022

Orange County Enhanced Life Estate Warranty Deed Guide Page 1

Enhanced Life Estate Warranty Deed Guide - Orange County

Line by line guide explaining every blank on the form.
Included document last updated 10/6/2022

Orange County Completed Example of the Warranty Deed with Enhanced Life Estate Document Page 1

Completed Example of the Warranty Deed with Enhanced Life Estate Document - Orange County

Example of a properly completed form for reference.
Included document last updated 1/10/2023

Included Supplemental Documents

The Following Vermont and Orange County supplemental forms are included as a courtesy with your order.


Property Transfer Tax Return PTT-172 with Instructions (Vermont Document)


PTT-172 Questions and Answers (Vermont Document)


Quick Reference Guide for Vermont Property Transfer Tax Return (Vermont Document)


Property Transfer Tax Payment Voucher Form PTT-173 (Vermont Document)


Instructions PTT-173 (Vermont Document)


Vermont Act 250 Guide (Vermont Document)


Homestead Declaration with Instructions (Vermont Document)


Homestead Declaration Information (Vermont Document)


Certificate of Acknowledgment (Vermont Document)


Frequently Asked Questions:

  • How long does it take to get my forms?
    • Forms are available immediately after submitting payment.
  • What are supplemental forms?
    • Often when a deed is recorded additional documents are required by Vermont or Orange 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.
  • How do I get my forms, are they emailed?
    • After you submit payment you will see a page listing the Orange County forms you ordered with a download link to the pdf form file. You download the forms to your computer. You will also receive an email with a link to your download page in case you need it later.
  • What type of files are the forms?
    • All of our Orange County Enhanced Life Estate Warranty Deed 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.
  • Can the Enhanced Life Estate Warranty Deed 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 Orange County that you need to transfer you would only need to order our forms once for all of your properties in Orange County.
  • Are these forms guaranteed to be recordable in Orange County ?
    • Yes. Our form blanks are guaranteed to meet or exceed all formatting requirements set forth by Orange County including margin requirements, content requirements, font and font size requirements.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Are there any recurring fees involved?
    • No. Nothing to cancel, no memberships, no recurring fees.

Areas covered by these Enhanced Life Estate Warranty Deed Forms:

  • Orange County

Including:

  • Bradford
  • Brookfield
  • Chelsea
  • Corinth
  • East Corinth
  • East Randolph
  • East Thetford
  • Fairlee
  • Newbury
  • North Thetford
  • Post Mills
  • Randolph
  • Randolph Center
  • South Strafford
  • Strafford
  • Thetford
  • Thetford Center
  • Topsham
  • Tunbridge
  • Vershire
  • Washington
  • Wells River
  • West Fairlee
  • West Newbury
  • West Topsham
  • Williamstown

What is the Vermont Enhanced Life Estate Warranty Deed?

Using Enhanced Life Estate Deeds in Vermont

Owners of real property located in Vermont have access to a useful estate planning document: the Enhanced Life Estate Deed.

In most cases, traditional warranty or quitclaim deeds convey a present interest in property, meaning that as soon as the grantor (seller) signs the deed, the grantee (buyer) owns the land. One way to forestall the transfer is to use a life estate, which allows the owner to keep possession until death. The grantee becomes what's known as a remainderman, or someone who holds a remainder interest in the property during the owner's life. To protect that interest, the grantee must agree to changes in the property's use. Note that transfers initiated under traditional deeds and life estates are permanent.

Enhanced life estate deeds, also known as Ladybird or Granai deeds, convey a revocable future interest in real estate, with the transfer of the remaining title rights to take place when the grantor (owner) dies. These deeds reserve all present ownership rights for the owners, including the right to sell, lease, mortgage or convey the property, with no obligation for notice to or authorization from the grantees.

Vermont's Ladybird deeds transfer the property outside of the owner's will, without the need for probate. Even so, to avoid unnecessary complications, owners should make sure there are no conflicting bequests in their wills.

Enhanced life estate deeds offer a flexible, convenient tool for a comprehensive estate plan, but they may not be appropriate in all cases. Contact an attorney with specific questions or for complex situations.

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The documents you receive here will meet, or exceed, the Orange County recording requirements for formatting. If there's an issue caused by our formatting, we'll make it right and refund your payment.

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