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E328 Hire Lawyer or Broker First When Selling a Probate Property

E328 Hire Lawyer or Broker First When Selling a Probate Property?

With non-probate home sales, brokers are the first to list, set an open house, and find a great buyer. Lawyers only get involved once a buyer is in place and a deal is struck. The lawyer then drafts the contract and conducts the closing. But with probate, talking to a lawyer first makes more sense.

E327 Professional and Amateur Executor Cost the Same

E327 Professional and Amateur Executors Cost the Same

How much does a professional executor cost? Most people are surprised to learn that executor fees are the same whether you choose an experienced professional or your unemployed nephew who has lots of spare time. When people realize that they are paying the same cost, they will probably choose a professional executor.

E326 Why Not a Deadman’s Switch for Bitcoin Inheritance

E326 Why Not a Deadman’s Switch for Bitcoin Inheritance?

A deadman’s switch is a seemingly elegant and trustless solution for bitcoin inheritance. But if you think it through, it currently has too many problems to work securely.

Anthony S. Park

Anthony S. Park

Professional Executor and Probate Lawyer

I’m a New York executor and probate lawyer, helping folks with estates, real estate, and inheritance.

I also write books to share knowledge about probate, executorship, solo agers, bitcoin, and more.