Quitclaim Deeds Legal Forms Software

$14.95

Easily create a Deed to transfer real estate ownership! Changing the owner’s name on a property requires either a Quitclaim Deed (the most common document), a Warranty Deed (to revise ownership guaranteeing clear title without liens), or a Survivorship Deed (to grant ownership of a property after the death of the current owner to the persons named). Get all three Deed documents in one easy-to-use software package from Standard Legal!

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AMERICA’S BEST QUITCLAIM DEED SELF-HELP LEGAL DOCUMENT SOFTWARE

If you have the need to transfer title on a piece of real estate, then invariably you will need to create, execute and file a Deed.

A Deed is the document that transfers ownership in property from one living person or legal entity to another.

When closing an arms-length real estate sale (a transaction not between family members purchased at market rate), the buyer pays the seller who in turn provides the Deed to the buyer. The buyer then files the Deed with the recorder’s office or real estate office in the county where the property is located to complete the transaction.

If a person wishes to transfer property to a spouse, child, friend, family member, etc. without creating and signing a real estate contract or for an amount far under market value, the family can simply prepare a Deed. The family member(s) who will hold ownership in the property are named in the Deed, and then the Deed is executed and filed.

[IMPORTANT NOTE: Only a LIVING PERSON or a Trust can transfer ownership of a property to another using a Quitclaim Deed. A new Deed must be signed by the currently listed property owner to initiate ownership transfer. So property owned by a deceased person CANNOT be transferred to a new owner using a Deed.]

A Deed also may be commonly utilized:

– in Divorce situations, any change in ownership for real estate held within the marriage may necessitate the use of a Quitclaim Deed. If one person is going to keep the home, the other person will need to “quit claim” — give up — their portion of the home.

– if a Living Trust or other estate-planning tool (besides a Last Will & Testament,) is prepared, persons must transfer ownership of the real estate into the Trust; to make such a transfer requires the use of a Quitclaim Deed.
 


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QUITCLAIM DEEDS, WARRANTY DEEDS AND SURVIVORSHIP DEEDS

Within Standard Legal’s Quitclaim Deeds legal forms software package are three types of commonly used deed types:

QUITCLAIM DEED
This deed can be used when transferring or conveying property from one party to another without representation or warranties. This type of deed is generally used in “AS-IS” sales situations, or for transfers among family members, Trusts, etc., where an arms-length real estate sale does not take place.

WARRANTY DEED
This deed is the one most commonly used for general real estate transactions. This deed “warrants” that the property is being transferred with clear title (i.e. without encumbrances except those that are filed on record). Most arms-length sales of residential property utilize a warranty deed.

SURVIVORSHIP DEED
Deeds created “with survivorship” mean that if one of the named owners dies, the other listed owner(s) retains full title to the property. (Such a deed also permits one spouse who owns property in his or her name only to transfer that property to both spouses with survivorship.) Options to this structure include a Quitclaim Deed with Survivorship and a Warranty Deed with Survivorship.

Each of the Warranty Deed and Quitclaim Deed options listed above are available for the following marital status situations:

– Married couple transferring property to another married couple;

– Married couple transferring property to a single individual;

– Single individual transferring property to a married couple;

– Single individual transferring property to another single individual;

– A variety of forms that cover transfers to and from unmarried couples;

– And finally, a Quitclaim Deed that allows individuals or couples to transfer property into a Trust (or, conversely, from a Trust back to individuals or a married couple).

The deeds with Survivorship language are available for the following marital status situations:

– Married couple transferring property to another married couple;

– Single individual transferring property to a married couple;

– A variety of forms that cover transfers to and from unmarried couples.

The wide variety of options available from Standard Legal allows a person to quickly, easily and affordably create a Deed for the specific situation, with each Deed tailored to the writer’s marital status and the marital status of the others involved in the transaction.

STATE-SPECIFIC DEEDS: a series of state-specific deeds are provided within this package as well, for use whenever a homeowner’s particular state requires specific language to be contained in its documents. Not all states require specific language, and property owners in those states may use the general forms. See the instructions provided within for complete details.

 

WHY CHOOSE STANDARD LEGAL?

☆ LEGAL & VALID IN ALL STATES: The documents from Standard Legal are valid in every USA state and territory. Primary documents cover federal law, with state-specific language or forms provided as required.

☆ QUALIFIED ATTORNEY AUTHORS: All of the legal documents within each Standard Legal software title are carefully researched and written by highly-qualified, experienced, licensed attorneys.

☆ UP-TO-DATE LEGAL CONTENT: Documents and instructions are revised any time a state or federal law, statute or administrative requirement changes. Our legal forms content is in constant review!

☆ STEP-BY-STEP INSTRUCTIONS: Clear instructions are posted directly next to each question asked. No ‘legal-eze’ either! Standard Legal writes in a way that is “step-by-step” and easy to understand.

☆ IMMEDIATE ACCESS: Use the software instantly after purchase! Get encrypted links to a download within seconds, both on-screen with your order invoice and again as a backup in an email confirmation.

☆ EASILY DOWNLOADABLE FORMS: Standard Legal’s documents can be downloaded in one .zip file, with additional state-specific documents available from the online forms server.

☆ USE WITH ANY DEVICE: Windows, Mac, Apple, iPad, Android, Linux. Desktop PC, laptop, tablet, mobile device. Nearly any system can use the software from Standard Legal!

☆ FREE TECHNICAL SUPPORT: Standard Legal helps its clients in any way we can. While we cannot provide legal advice, we will gladly assist you by email, phone or social media to access and use our software.

☆ NO SHIPPING FEES: with downloadable software, shipping is FREE! Don’t pay to ship printed packages of paper. Just download the files and print only the documents you need. (Unless you prefer the optional CD!)

☆ FULLY SECURE PERSONAL DATA: Our software is downloaded then completed offline, not run through an online webform that transmits your data across the internet to be stored in a database. So your answers stay completely private and secure, and your personal data never leaves your hard drive!

☆ SAVE MONEY ON LEGAL FEES: Quickly and easily create the same kinds of legal documents as a local attorney. And save hundreds — sometimes even thousands — of dollars in the process!

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☆ 100% MONEY BACK GUARANTEE: Standard Legal guarantees that all of the documents in our software package will be accepted when completed as directed and submitted to the appropriate court, clerk, office or agency. Should any document not be accepted due to an issue with our content, we will correct that document at once or refund 100% of the purchase price.

 

SYSTEM, SOFTWARE AND FILE USE REQUIREMENTS:

Standard Legal software works on virtually all Windows, Apple, Macintosh, Android and Linux-based PCs, laptops, tablets and mobile devices.

Generally, the legal forms are provided as Microsoft Word and Adobe PDF files with fillable form fields. Not all forms are provided in both formats in all cases. SOFTWARE FORMATS + SAMPLES >

Microsoft WordA full-featured version of Microsoft Word is one option to complete the Word-formatted documents. FREE open-source word processing programs like OpenOffice, LibreOffice, Google Docs, etc. may work as well.

Get Adobe ReaderUse the FREE Adobe Reader to complete and print the PDF document files. It is best to use the most up-to-date version of Reader; see ‘Help > Check for Updates’ in the program’s menu to get the latest version. It is CRITICAL that Reader ALWAYS be used as a stand-alone program or mobile app and NEVER within a web browser.

Links to a downloadable .zip file are presented immediately upon the completion of your order. This .zip must be expanded to access the PDF files. Most computers have an expansion program like WinZip pre-installed; if your computer does not we recommend StuffIt Expander (it’s FREE!). Once the file is downloaded, all documents within can be completed offline, no internet connection required. Read the START-HERE.txt file included in the initial download for more instructions.

Access links to the downloadable .zip file and/or the online forms server for this title are available for one (1) year after the date of purchase, upon request. Files downloaded and saved to a device may be used without time limit, but new downloads are no longer accessible one year after the date of purchase. A discount code is available to past customers by email to make a new or updated purchase.

Is Standard Legal Software Right for You?

To use any type of software requires a basic understanding of how a computer device operates. To use Standard Legal software, you must be able to complete these basic computer tasks: download a software file;  expand a .zip file;  enter a username and password to access a protected website;  navigate a menu;  install and launch a program;  and open, save then print a completed document. If you do not fully understand how to complete any of these common steps, we recommend you use our Document Preparation Service or find a local attorney to create documents for you.
 


Software on CD by Mail
WANT YOUR SOFTWARE ON A CD? A software CD of the legal form titles you choose can be mailed to you for an additional $9.95. Simply select the radio button in front of ‘Mailed CD: $9.95‘ during checkout.

 

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ATTORNEYS, PARALEGALS AND DOCUMENT PREPARATION PROFESSIONALS: This software is licensed exclusively for pro se users. To create custom legal documents on behalf of clients, review our Professional Edition software at ParalegalDocuments.com.

5 reviews for Quitclaim Deeds Legal Forms Software

  1. Don Gage, Pinetop, AZ

    With Standard Legal, we got what we paid for: the correct Quitclaim Deed forms we needed in a very timely fashion. A very positive transaction.

  2. Sidney Morris, Edgartown MA

    Standard Legal was exactly what we were looking for: a no-nonsense path to a legal process with comprehensive instructions and a simple do-it-yourself document. We needed to add a family member to a property deed and we had been procrastinating for years, looking for an attorney who would treat us well without charging excessively. The Standard Legal Quitclaim Deed document gave us everything we were looking for at a reasonable cost. Thanks for a miraculous solution!

  3. S. Pecoraro, Long Beach CA

    I purchased the Quitclaim Deed software and using it has been great! It has helped me save quite a bit of money versus having a service provider handle on my behalf. Thanks!

  4. Ada Berrios-Garcia, Fountain Hills, AZ

    This quitclaim deed form was exactly what I needed to transfer property to a friend.

  5. Wilfrid Cheung, Richmond Hts OH

    I was able to use the Quitclaim and Warranty Deed forms to transfer the title of my property with very minimal expense. The software is easy to use and saved me a great deal of money — especially instead of hiring a lawyer to do the same work. Thanks Standard Legal!

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