Hendersonville, NC asked in Elder Law for North Carolina

Q: My mother is in a nursing home.Both my name and hers is on the deed.I have to sell the house.Does all money go for her?

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  • Estate Planning Lawyer
  • Cary, NC
  • Licensed in North Carolina

A: It depends. Just because you are both on the deed doesn't mean that she gets all the money. Only 50% would be hers. Why does the home have to be sold now?

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