is it against the law to sell pictures in a house immediately after one of the owners has died
System of Law: England-and-Wales
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HiThank you for your question and welcome to Just Answer. I will try to help with this. Please RATE my answer OK SERVICE or above.-Could you explain your situation a little more?
Jomo1972 what more information do you need I thought I had given you a pretty full description?
For JOMO1972 OK Service I thought I had already replied. My father died on Friday and on Saturday my brother sold pictures from my parents house, not of much value, but I want to understand if there is any barrier of value benearh which propert can be sold before probate is granted
I'm due at a lecture tonight but I can pick this up at about 10.30pm if thats OK?
to JOMO1972 yes sure-very late for a lecture-poor you!
Yes, short of CPD points!Did these paintings belong to him?
For Jomo 1972 Good service The ownership was some my father's and some my mothers
I presume they had not been through probate at that time?
For JOMO 1972 good service No and some paintings were jointly owned
Ok. This is a probate question then which is not really my area. I will pass this onto somebody who can help.
For JOMO 1972I am very disappointed you took so long to come to this obvious conclusion and noone has responded to me so far
What is the value of the estate?Is there a Will?Is he the executor?Who are the beneficiaries?
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