What is a Probate Real Estate Agent?
If your loved one died and left a property that has to pass through probate, working with a licensed probate real estate specialist is one of the best things to do. Here is why you should hire a probate real estate agent and how they can help you through the probate sales process.
First, what is a probate real estate agent? A qualified probate agent is a real estate agent holding a title known as Certified Probate Real Estate Specialist (CPRES) and has received training from the U.S. Probate Services.
What qualifications should probate real estate agents possess?
Remember that when you are looking for an agent to help you sell your property in probate, look to hire someone with a title of CPRES or great experience in the probate process.
An agent with a license is someone who passed tests assessing their proficiency and expertise in managing complex probate estate sales processes to gain the title. It means you can save yourself the stress from all the unfamiliar terms in the process.
Your probate real estate agent must know paralegal, estate marketing, a skilled negotiator, and has a license and certification that they are a qualified probate estate agent.