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10.) Cars
This is one of the first items the lawyer wanted handled and removed from the estate. Cars have liability. They can be stolen or if driven can be involved in collisions. In this case, it wasn't possible to store it in a garage.

Also, vultures come out of the woodwork thinking that they can get the car cheap. The most brazen request was wanting to borrow the car to drive to Oregon.

11.) Insurance
Insuring a vacant house can be complicated. The property closed just before the umbrella policy was to expire. The insurance company was declining to renew the umbrella policy. Since it was in escrow at the time of the notice, I didn't investigate why they were denying renewal.
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