It is the personal representative's job to properly distribute the decedent's estate to the rightful heirs or devisees named in a will. A decedent's estate may contain personal property, such as bank accounts, stocks, and household effects, and/or real property. In general, real property is land or anything built or growing on it, including houses, farms, ranches, leases, gas, mineral, water, and timber rights.
Please consult an attorney for further assistance or if you need help completing a deed.
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Bernalillo County Probate Court:
One Civic Plaza NW, 6th Floor, Albuquerque NM 87102
Telephone: 505-468-1233 or 505-468-1234
Bernalillo County Clerk:
Bernalillo County Treasurer:
Bernalillo County Assessor:
Second Judicial District Court
P.O. Box 488, Albuquerque NM 87103