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I am sorry to learn of this situation.
A large part of this answer is going to depend on the details in the way that the home was passed down (was it left in a trust, or was it passed through in a will, how is it held on title now).
However, in general:
I will tell you that 6 months is a long time for someone to move - tenants in property can be given 30 days notice (regardless as to how many years or decades they have lived in the unit) to move, and they have no recourse. I am not minimizing the effort involved in relocating, moving is a significant undertaking, and I understand how stressful it can be (particularly if it was unexpected), but if you and your partner are approaching negotiations (remember the backdrop is a litigated partition action where everyone loses value in the property), keep this in mind (along with the fact that you and your partner are enjoying use of the property when other siblings are not - this beneficial use is often credited against co-owners who gain benefits over others by residing in the unit).