Q: Is there any way my kids can avoid probate if I DON’T use a living trust to transfer my home?

by | Mar 13, 2024 | Estate Planning, Q&A, Title and Deeds |

A: You’re in luck! California’s Revocable Transfer on Death Deed (RTODD) offers a cost-effective shortcut to leave your home directly to your heirs, bypassing the expensive and lengthy probate process. Depending on the individual circumstances of each client, this simple yet powerful document could be the an ideal solution for those seeking a more affordable alternative to a traditional living trust.