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transfer of marital home 8 Years ago Karma: 5  
If a property settlement provides that one spouse gets the marital home, and the property settlement is then filed with the register of deeds, does a new deed removing the ex-spouse need to be filed or does the property settlement clear the ex-spouse from title? I guess the question is whether the filing of a property settlement acts as a deed or whether a new deed needs to be recorded to clean the chain of title?
 
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Re:transfer of marital home 8 Years ago Karma: 1  
You are right. If the property settlement was recorded, then there is nothing else you need to do, as the ex-spouse is effectively removed from the deed and it made public to the world. I guess filing a new deed couldn't hurt, but what for if filing the property settlement is like the same thing.
 
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