Kansas Transfer on Death Deed Form

The Kansas transfer on death deed is a form that can be used to ensure that your loved ones will receive your real estate upon your death. It provides a way to avoid probate for the real estate and allows the property to transfer directly to a loved one upon death. Actual transfer of ownership does not occur until the death of the owner. The owner can revoke the transfer on death deed anytime during his or her life.

Laws – § 59-3501

How to Write

Step 1 – Include the name of the owner of the property and the marital status of the owner.

Step 2 – Write in the name of the person who is to get the property upon owner’s death (the beneficiary)

Step 3 – In the next space, include the name of the county in which the property is located.

Step 4 – In the large blank area, write in the legal description of the property.

Step 5 – Sign and date in front of a notary public and have the deed filed with the register of deeds in the county in which the property is located.