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Tina, Lawyer
Category: Legal
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Experience:  JD, BBA Over 25 years legal and business experience.
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my mother died in oCT LAST YEAR- SHE LEFT EVERYTHING TO ME & i am executor of her will. My sister is next in line in case something happens to me. my mother owed 1/3 of home she shred with her grand daughter
JA: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?
Customer: texas
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: no
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: If i make my will to give my daughter my share of the home is that legal or can my sister make claim
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  Loren replied 1 year ago.

Good day. I am Loren, a licensed attorney, and I look forward to assisting you. I am currently reviewing your question.

Expert:  Loren replied 1 year ago.

Are you granted a life estate or are you saying that if you did not survive your mother the house would go to your sister?

Expert:  Loren replied 1 year ago.

Also, did your mother own the house with her granddaughter as joint tenants or was the house ownen in joint tenancy with right of survivorship?

Expert:  Loren replied 1 year ago.

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