Q: My ex husband just passed. My name is on the deed of the house but not on the mortgage. We never did a quick claim deed.
Would I have any claim to the house?
Sorry for your loss.
The lender who hold the mortgage should treat you as a successor in interest and continue to accept payments on the mortgage from you as well as discuss loss mitigation options with you if you have fallen behind as a result of your husband's recent passing.
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