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#455717 - 12/03/16 05:16 AM Help With Probate Properties
NewYork NewAgent Offline
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Registered: 11/21/16
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Loc: New York
Hello ,
I am new to the wholesaling business (& new to this forum as well). I have been doing my research and believe probates is a great avenue to making some $$$. However ,I have already stumbled across a few issues. I dont know from what proceedings (from public records) to get the leads from. A few files, the deceased address was not specific(ex.hempstead,Ny). Also I am preparing a letter template , which I'm unsure weather to mention my remorse for their loss or not. Any one want to share a sample letter?
I hope someone can shed some light on this. Maybe give me the rundown. Any response is truly appreciated.

THANK YOU
HAQ

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#455718 - 12/03/16 08:54 AM Re: Help With Probate Properties [Re: NewYork NewAgent]
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Registered: 04/12/08
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Loc: Vermont's North-East Kingdom

"One man's remorse is another man's opportunity"

It's almost impossible to not come across as an "Ambulance Chaser" when responding to the Obituaries; and you will have done an awful lot of research on both the Decedent, the Family, and his/her Real Estate holdings before you'll really feel comfortable making a Listing Presentation. Recognize too that someone in the Family may want to retain ownership, rendering your research worthless.

Things move slower here in Vermont than on Long Island; but generally, by the time the Clerk of the Probate Court makes an Announcement regarding the Court's assignment of an Executor or Issues a License to Sell, the Heirs will have already become acquainted with an Agent . . . . not all the time, just most.

I wouldn't label it "wholesaling" because you'll have to fight to get control of each individual Listing, and for each side of any Transaction . . . . you have to methodically deal with them one at a time !

But Good Luck (visit Family Court while you're at the Courthouse, and check for the current Divorce Proceedings, and save some time).
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Dale C. Hittle of GOLDEN RULE PROPERTIES in Glover, Vermont
Where We're Always Striving To Put Together "THE FAIR DEAL"

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#458772 - 08/15/17 04:18 AM Re: Help With Probate Properties [Re: NewYork NewAgent]
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Registered: 08/15/17
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Hire a probate expert for your issues, they can help you on your probate properties.


Edited by Probate Expert (08/15/17 04:19 AM)

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