Probate real estate investing deals with property where the owner has passed, and there are questions about what to do with the house.

Investors can purchase the house and flip it, or they can wholesale the property.

Before you start this business, you should learn how probate works in your area. Then, find good professionals to work with who know the market in your area.


Probate real estate is the property of a deceased owner that is going through the legal process to transfer ownership or sell.

Creditors, the government, and beneficiaries all may make a claim on assets in the estate and complicate what do do with the property.

Courts dictate the procedure for selling the house.