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My friend Lloyd just had a affidavit of small succession

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My friend Charles Lloyd just had a affidavit of small succession done and filed with the courts in Jefferson Parish on the home his father and stepmother owend his father died first then there mom no will was left.His step sister has been renting the home out with out giving him a dime so now he have had his succession done what rights do he have.His step sister has not had a succession done.
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Estate Law
Expert:  LegalGems replied 9 months ago.

Hello! I will be reviewing your question and posting a response momentarily; if you have any follow up questions please respond here. Thanks!

Expert:  LegalGems replied 9 months ago.

For property ownership, with real property, there are a couple of issues.

#1; how title to the property is held; because that can determine who is next in line to inherit (ie survivorship deeds)

2; the owner's will, or if no will, the laws of intestate succession ie next of kin.

How was the property titled? and were both the father and stepmother on title?

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