Opening an Estate


When a loved one has passed, there are a lot of questions about what to do with their things.   Please review the information below  to know how to begin the probate process.


DO I NEED TO OPEN AN ESTATE WITH THE PROBATE COURT?

No Will, No Assets

No probate is required.

Will, No Assets

Small Estate

Did not own any real property, and

Owned personal property (boat, car, mobile home, jewelry, furniture.) with a total fair market value of less than $25,000.

Regular Estate

Decedent owned real property (home, rental property, commercial property, undeveloped land) of any value, or Decedent owned personal property (boat, car, mobile home, jewelry, furniture.) with a total fair market value of $25,000 or more.


ESTATE OPENING PACKET