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My x husband passed away, and we found out that he never

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Hello, My x husband passed away, and we found out that he never removed me from Grant Deed of home when we were divorced. What right do I have to the home.
JA: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?
Customer: California
JA: Has any paperwork been filed?
Customer: in regards ***** ***** house or will? NO, but the deed was of course and I did a search and it was the last deed filed on this home.
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: I guess what steps I would take that is all
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Real Estate Law
Expert:  Barrister replied 3 months ago.

Hello and welcome! My name is ***** ***** I am a licensed attorney and will try my best to help with your situation. There may be a slight delay in my responses as I type out an answer or reply.

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You may also be offered a phone call, but those don’t come from me and are offered by the website and you are under no obligation to accept.

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What does the divorce property settlement state about who gets the house?

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Were you listed as "joint tenants" on the deed?

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thanks

Barrister

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
It is Grant Deed , joint tenants
Expert:  Barrister replied 3 months ago.

Ok, then what does the divorce decree say about who gets the house?

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Or is it silent?