By filling in a New Mexico Small Estate Affidavit Form, this will allow a person to collect a property of a deceased individual that they have inherited in a much quicker manner. They will legally become the new owner after the original owner passes away - regardless of whether or not a will was in place. Having a New Mexico Small Estate Affidavit will avoid the lengthy wait of the probate procedure. However, there are certain criteria which must be fulfilled in order to collect the property. These guidelines are state dependent; the guidelines for New Mexico state that:
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