I'm in texas. I have a special warranty deed to remove my ex husband from the deed to my house. What is the proper way to file that?

Bryan Zlimen ∙ September 11, 2019

In most states, you would reach out to the county recorder's office for the county that the property is located in. They should be able tell you how much the filing fee will be and if there is any other documentation you will need to submit beyond the executed deed. I'm not licensed in Texas, but if you're a LegalZoom Plan member you could schedule an appointment with a Texas-licensed attorney who can give you more specific guidance.



Bryan Zlimen is licensed to practice law in the state of Minnesota, and his comments may only apply to that jurisdiction. The information is not, nor is it intended to be, legal advice. You should consult an attorney for individual advice regarding your own situation. Answering this question does not in any way constitute legal representation and any information you provide is not protected by attorney-client privilege.

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