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You can file a suit for court ordered partition.In that case, the court pays you back for what you have spent including the legal fees and court costs out of the gross sales price before diving the net proceeds here.This is the way to get all you have put into this property.
If you cannot resolve this a forced sale if the way to proceed here to divide it.Since he is not agreeable to allowing you to buy him out this is your last resort.
Persons entitled to bring action.
When several persons hold and are in possession of real property as tenants in common, in which one or more of them have an estate of inheritance, or for life or years, an action may be maintained by one or more of such persons, for a partition thereof, according to the respective rights of the persons interested therein, and for sale of such property, or a part of it, if it appear that a partition cannot be made without great prejudice to the owners.
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How many hours on average will the filing of the partition take up to my X getting served the papers? If the attorney has experience in these types of matters it should not take too long to draft the paper work to file the action. When you contact the attorney they would be able to give you an estimate on the time frames.
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