Q: My brother dad wants to buy a house for my brother but has a civil judgement against him. Can house be taken
He has already been pre qualified and both will be on the deed but only my dad will be on the mortgage
A: You need to consult counsel before anyone signs an offer on a home. Depending on the circumstances, it might be possible to contribute funds to the purchase, but I don't know what "brother dad" means; I can't determine from your question who is on the deed and who is on the mortgage; but someone who owns property with anyone other than a spouse can be forced to sell it and disgorge at least their share of the proceeds, and, in Virginia, the transaction to buy the house might be a fraudulent transfer resulting in additional damages paid by the recipient of the debtor's beneficiaries. Set up a consult with an attorney to clarify the facts.
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