Colorado Probate Creditors

Colorado Probate Creditors

Cristyn: In Colorado, in probate, we have to deal with creditors. What the law says is, if the decedent passed away more than a year ago, great, we don’t have to worry about any unsecured creditors, their claims are forever barred. But if the person passed away,...
Colorado Probate Basics

Colorado Probate Basics

Cristyn: Colorado-specific Probate Basics. In Colorado, you go to probate when the person owning an interest in real property passes away and has that ownership interest, that’s not passing automatically through joint tendency or beneficiary deed to another...
What Is Probate Why You Avoid It

What Is Probate Why You Avoid It

Nicole: Probate is the required court process that happens when someone passes away. In the state of Colorado, there are two things that pull a state into probate. One is if you own any real property, that’s any land, house, or mineral interests. The other is if...