Q: Selling a house that was suppose to goto someone else
My wife inherited a house, but it went to her mom until she was 18. Her mom sold the house to their aunt (was paid off but now the bank owns it bc of the aunt using it for a loan) Is there legal action for us to get the house back
A: You should consult with an attorney asap to determine your options. An attorney would need to looks at the property records and any will that may have conveyed the estate to your wife. There are a lot of moving parts to cases such as these. An attorney would need to review of all relevant documents and facts to determine if you have any options.
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