If you are the sole owner or partial owner of the property, your name will be listed on the sale deed. Check "Yes" for this question and provide the deed number. You can find the deed number on your deed papers. You can also look them up on your county clerk's website. If your ownership is not on record, then you need to provide a notarized affidavit on Form 50-114-A affirming your ownership interest in the property.
If you acquired the property by will, "transfer on death" deed or intestacy, and you were not specifically identified on the deed or any recorded instrument in the county, then you need to provide:
Each heir property owner who occupies the property as a principal residence, other than the applicant, must provide an affidavit that authorizes the submission of this application.
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