Who Is The Probate Source?

Bill Hayman - Owner and Team Leader:

The Probate Source is a company that was established with one primary mission: To help families who must go through an uncontested Probate do so in the most economical, efficient, and expedient method possible, and to assist wtih the sale of any real property going through Probate that the family prefers to sell rather than retain. Going thorough Probate Administration and the sale of a home or other property during that time quite often go hand in hand. The Probate Source is your "one-stop-shop" where you can take care of everything while saving tens of thousands of dollars or more.

William (Bill) Hayman began probating Estates and conducting Trust Administrations more than 30 years ago in the San Francisco Bay Area. Working primarily in Alameda, Contra Costa, Santa Clara, San Mateo, and San Francisco Counties. Bill has probated and administered over 2,000 uncontested cases from start to finish throughout the State of California and Nevada. Bill relocated to the Sacramento, CA area nearly 12 years ago in order to help take care of his elderly parents. Bill continues his Probate and Probate Real Estate sales work now in the greater Sacramento and San Joaquin Valley areas as well as all other areas in the State of California and Nevada. Bill has probated uncontested cases for many Attorneys under contract work as well as for the general public. Bill holds the following licenses and professional registrations:

  • California Professional Fiduciary license no. 1277
  • California State registered & bonded Legal Document Assistant registration no. 16-004 (Placer County)
  • Nevada State licensed & bonded Legal Document Assistant, license no. NVDP20218205015
  • California licensed Realtor DRE #02000748
  • Nevada licensed Realtor DRE #S.192637
Bill is a member in good standing with CALDA (California Association of Legal Document Assistants), NAR (National Association of Realtors), CAR (California Association of Realtors), PCAR (Placer County Association of Realtors), NAR (Nevada Association of Realtors), and the Reno/Sparks Association of Realtors. He is a CAR Certified Probate and Trust Real Property Specialist. Bill was recognized in 2020 as one of the top 10 Real Estate Agents in the entire State of California by the American Institute of Real Estate Agents. Bill has saved his clients over fifteen million dollars ($15,000,000) in unecessary Probate fees and costs during the past 30 years.

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Bill Hayman

Brendan Mohr - Probate Property Listing Specialist:

When selling your Probate or Trust home, you can count on Brendan's expertise to get you moving. He carefully strategizes his services to the needs of each client and situation. Then with the utmost care, honesty, and integrity will make certain that your expectations are exceeded. Residing in the Sacramento region since 1983, Brendan has gained a vast knowledge of the area, and in 1993 he began working in the real estate business with his father as a broker. Brendan later earned a degree in marketing and enjoys applying his craft in creative ways to fulfill the goals of each client. Brendan is also a CAR Certified Probate and Trust Real Property Specialist.

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Brendan Mohr

Bernard Battiste - Consultant:

Bernard has a wealth of knowledge and experience in providing information and available options to those people and families who may be facing a Probate property that is in distress. Bernard has provided information to our clients who need assistance in seeing what options may be available to them in order to save the equity in the Probate property that is facing foreclosure. Bernard works hard to make sure that our clients have as much information available to them as possible to assist them in dealing with their distressed Probate property.

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Bernard Battiste

Kelly Young - Probate Property Listing Specialist:

Kelly understands that your probate sale is more than just selling a house. It may involve your memories, perhaps an inheritance, and it's often a piece of your family history and heart. Kelly knows the sale of your loved one's home is a delicate situation and as she does with all her Real Estate transactions, she treats it with care, attention to detail and efficiency. Her goal is to make the process as smooth as possible, making your Probate experience a little easier to deal with and hopefully lighten your load just a little. Kelly has been licensed to sell Real Estate since 2003, and her experience encompasses a variety of residential properties including traditional homes, mobile and manufactured homes, country properties and more. Kelly has been managing Probate sales related paperwork for the past 4 years, and is very experienced with the overall Probate sales process.

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Kelly Young

Tony Gallegos - Probate Property Listing Specialist:

Tony became a licensed Realtor in 2006. Prior to becomming a Realtor, Tony was a real estate investor for more than 20 years. Tony is very knowledgable with properties that may need some rehabilitation and TLC in order to prepare them for market. This is often the case with many Probate and Trust properties. Tony's attention to detail and constant care for his clients makes him an ideal Agent for listing and selling your Probate property. Tony also has a daughter who has become involved in the real estate world as well.

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Tony Gallegos


© The Probate Source 2022, William C. Hayman - Licensed California Professional Fiduciary, license No. 1277, registered & bonded California Legal Document Assistant, Placer County registration #16-004, licensed & bonded Nevada Legal Document Assistant, license no. NVDP20218205015, licensed California Realtor, DRE #02000748, licensed Nevada Realtor, DRE #S.192637. I (William C. Hayman) am not an attorney. I can only provide self help services at your specific direction.