Greenville, PA asked in Estate Planning for Pennsylvania

Q: Father mother an daughter all on name for house, father passed away with no will do other daughters have claim to house

Father passed away with no will. His name, wife’s name, and daughter 1’s name all on house daughter 1 lives in. Do daughters 2&3 have any claim to the house or does daughter 1 need to buy out other two daughters?

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John B. Whalen, Jr.
John B. Whalen, Jr.
  • Estate Planning Lawyer
  • Philadelphia, PA
  • Licensed in Pennsylvania

A: … hello …

… (depending upon the wording of the deed) daughters’ 2 and 3 have no claim to the house …

… daughter 1 does not have to buy daughters’ 2 and 3 out either …


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