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Transferring Real Property: Deeds, Gifts, Sales, Inheritance


These organizations may provide assistance with some aspects of real estate transfers. Contact these organizations directly for more information about the services provided. 

Senior Legal Hotline - Legal Services of Northern California - (916) 551-2140
Services provided: Free legal advice and brief services by phone to Sacramento County residents 60 and over.

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The Sacramento County Public Law Library has prepared forms for some common situations relating to real property. For other situations, you may need to create your own forms. Our Research Guides & Step by Steps have instructions and samples for many commonly-used forms.

Sacramento County Public Law Library forms:

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The Law Librarians have created these research guides as an aid for those starting a legal research project. These guides recommend print and electronic resources that will help you find answers to your law-related questions. Guides marked "Step-by-Step"  provide step-by-step information, as well as sample forms, for common legal procedures.     

Adding or changing names on real estate:

Transferring real estate after a death:

Guides from other courts and libraries:

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The Law Librarians created these pamphlets in response to frequently asked questions on subjects not appropriate for more substantive guides. 

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