If you consider your house to be your most valuable asset, this article is for you. One of the easiest ways to transfer your house while avoiding probate is through the use of a special type of deed recognized in Kansas. This type of deed is known by various names: a beneficiary deed, transfer on death deed or even a Lady Bird deed, but the effect is the same. A transfer on death deed allows you to retain ownership of your house while designating who should receive the property upon your death. Learn more Here.