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You own half here, that does not change if you are tenants in common.The mother's interest passes either by will or if no will under the laws of intestacy.
In most situations, your surviving spouse and your childrenfrom the previous relationship will split your property 50/50. However, thereare a few unique rules to keep in mind:
If you die with:here’s what happens:
If you are the only child you get 1/2 of mothers 1/2(1/4) plus your half by deed, so you own 3/4 at that point spouse owns 1/4.You would likely be able to buy him out in probate pretty cheap here, he only owns a 1/4 interest.
She can also will you here share in total.
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