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TKenney, Ph.D., French Attorney (Avocat à la Cour)
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Experience:  Practicing law in France, 10+ years of experience on Paris Bar. Taught French Business Law in US
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My foster brother is leaving me the house I grew up in. He

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my foster brother is leaving me the house I grew up in. He needs to be in a retirement home. Can I do the "enviager" situation.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: French Law
Expert:  Knowitalll replied 1 year ago.
Please explain what you think "enviager" situation means. Is the property in Idaho? In what state does your foster brother reside? I am on EDT so I am going off line until Sat. a.m. Thank you for choosing JUSTANSWER.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
My brother is in France. Envisaged is kind of reverse mortgage
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
The property is in france
Expert:  Knowitalll replied 1 year ago.
The transaction is governed by French law. I will opt out.
Expert:  T Perrin C replied 1 year ago.
Do you mean you want to buy the house from your brother, en viager? Or do you want to sell the house en viager?
Expert:  T Perrin C replied 1 year ago.
Who owns the house, presently?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
my brother
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Buy the house en viager .
Expert:  T Perrin C replied 1 year ago.
Technically, one cannot see why you could not, provided:Your brother still has all his mind and agrees to this.This transaction is done at fair market conditions.If you wish to proceed with this project, you would need to contact a notaire in France to draft a viager contract.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thanks. By the way my brother mother maiden name is***** name our son Perrin.
Expert:  T Perrin C replied 1 year ago.
Thank you! Please do not forget to rate my answer.Regards