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Is a property trustee responsible for securing and maintaining the real property?

Who owns the property? Whomever owns it, which may be your town, is generally …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 3 months ago

Is there a personal/legal consequence for not filing a Will?

No, there is no legal consequence for beneficiaries or executors for not filing a …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 4 months ago

If all my assets and debts are in both my wife's name and mine and I die with a will will she have to file a probate affidavit

Anything owned jointly will become hers solely on automatically on your death (or conversely, …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 4 months ago

Can an executor install 1 of 5 beneficiaries in the family home rent free against the will of the other beneficiaries?

An executor is not allowed to benefit one beneficiary at the expense of the …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 4 months ago

Power of Attorney

There is a general power of attorney for financial matters and a separate durable …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 5 months ago