7 Deadly Mistakes In Probate Real Estate –

And how to avoid them!


Mistake #1 – Not having the right guidance and counsel to help you through the process.

 Be sure to consult with a Certified Probate Real Estate Specialist (CPRES) to help you reach your objectives.


Mistake # 2 – Not being armed with knowledge about how Probate works.

 Get and read the E Book “Probate Real Estate and You” to get the lowdown on Probate transactions.


Mistake # 3 – Not having good service providers to help with the task of liquidating an estate and preparing it for sale.

 Ask an expert for a preferred resources list.


Mistake # 4 – Thinking that the Probate process will only take a few short weeks to accomplish.

 Review a Probate Timeline to get an idea of timing elements.


Mistake # 5 – Not securing the estate’s personal property.

 Take a complete inventory, and make sure to have a good security plan in place.


Mistake # 6 – Leaving the property uninsured, or underinsured as you settle the estate.

 Check with a reputable insurance agent about your exposure.


Mistake # 7 – Attempting to sell the estate’s real property without having a realistic perspective on value in today’s market.

 Consult your CPRES for current market valuations.

 For a free, no-obligation consultation about your situation, contact Thomas Howe, CRS, GRI, ABR, ePRO, CPRES.

  Do it today, to protect the assets of the estate!