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I have been married for 18 years but our house deeds are only

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I have been married for 18 years but our house deeds are only in my husbands name how would i stand if he dies without leaving a will
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: UK Law
Expert:  Thomas replied 6 years ago.



Do you have any children?


Kind regards,



Customer: replied 6 years ago.
I have one son who is nineteen
Expert:  Thomas replied 6 years ago.



In that case, the house would form part of his estate and you would receive £250, 000.00 and personal possession, anything over £250,000.00 would be divided in two with one half going directly to your son. You would half a life interest in the other half (ie. the right to receive income) until you die, it would then pass to your son.


If his assets do not exceed £250, 000.00 then all the estate (including the house) would simply pass to you.


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