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My sisters mother in law passed last year. her husband got a

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my sisters mother in law passed last year. her husband got a loan and paid his brothers and sisters part out. The brother turns around since he is a banker and put his name on the deed if something should happen to my sisters husband, not my sisters name. Is this legal
JA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.
Customer: west virginia
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: the deed
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: no just want to make sure this is legal that you can receive money for your part of the house and turn around then an obtain the house ok
Submitted: 18 days ago.
Category: Estate Law
Expert:  Loren replied 18 days ago.

Good morning. I am Loren, a licensed attorney, and I look forward to assisting you. My condolences for your loss.

Was there a last will?

Did the husband sign anything to convey his interest in the house?

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