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New Rhode Island Real Estate Legal Questions & Answers

Can we sue my father-in-law's former girlfriend for the condo that he bought her if he did it under duress?

No, you can't sue her for the condo. What you describe is not "duress" …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 4 days ago

Property ownership

If your daughter's husband and his prior girfriend (GF) owned the home as "tenants …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 20 days ago

If your name is the only one on a deed, do you own the property?

As a general matter, only the person(s) on the deed own the home--the mortgage …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 9 months ago

If my name is on the deed to our summer home along with my siblings' names, can they request that I vacate the premises?

No, they cannot. Legal owners of real estate have equal rights to the use …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 9 months ago