Each state is slightly different, but Texas has a lengthy process when dealing with properties willed (or not willed) by the deceased. Attorneys can guide you through the process. However, this cost is not needed. Take some time to learn the probate process (probate is the court at the county courthouse that deals with real property of the deceased) to successfully navigate through the system.
This website is a wonderful tool: http://www.fordbergner.com/legal-practice-areas/texas-probate/probate-process At any point in this process, if you need help, reach out to us. You can easily turn this home into cash to make your life easier. Don’t worry about taxes, mortgages, tenants, or maintenance. Sell the home and be at peace.