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Can my husband get my name off the deed without me knowing if he refinances in his own name only?

No, no one, not even a spouse, can legally remove another person from a …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 days ago

I'm buying a new home and my well test came back with bacteria, can I walk away if the seller won't install a new well?

It depends: is there anything in the contract of sale, such as (for example) …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 6 days ago

Can I force the sale of my house if I co-own it with someone else and I want to sell but they don't?

When joint owners cannot agree as to ownership matters, the law provides the legal …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 16 days ago

one sibling has decided to purchase the house

Yes, he does get a share of the price he paid, because he is …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 23 days ago