A quitclaim deed is a deed used to transfer property ownership when no sale is involved, according to, meaning that there is no money exchanged and no title insurance issued in the transaction. A quitclaim de... More » Business & Finance Real Estate

A quitclaim deed is handled slightly differently from state to state, reports, but in general it needs to include three basic things: the legal description of what is being transferred, date of the transfer a... More » Government & Politics Law

In Michigan, a quitclaim deed is used to transfer the grantor's interest in real property. The quitclaim deed can be useful for transferring property expediently without the verification of liens, warranties and ownershi... More » Government & Politics Law
similar articles

Changing the name on a real estate deed requires signing a new deed to transfer ownership to another person and then recording the deed in the jurisdiction where the property is located, according to Working... More » Business & Finance Real Estate

To file a quitclaim deed in Cook County, Ill., fill out the name and address of the grantor and a description of the property. Have the form notarized, and submit the deed to one of the Cook County Recorder of Deeds offi... More » Business & Finance Real Estate

A name can be removed from a property deed by creating a new quitclaim deed. A quitclaim deed is commonly used to transfer property ownership from one person to another without the need to sell the property, notes realto... More » Business & Finance Real Estate

Adding someone to a property title requires the filing of a quitclaim deed, explains SFGate. This is a deed that allows you to override the deed currently in effect for the property. If there is an open mortgage on the p... More » Business & Finance Real Estate