Clearwater, FL asked in Probate and Estate Planning for Florida

Q: Am I entitled to my my deceased mothers half of a house jointly owned by her and her living husband?

My mother didn't leave a will per se but she did leave a document saying what she wants done with here valuable assets. Her husband is still alive and living in a long term care facility and is on medicade. My step brother is moving quickly to have me removed from the house (I live in the house) by using an unlawful detainer so he can sell the house and keep all the proceeds while my step father is still alive. Is there anyway to stop him?

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Barry W. Kaufman
Barry W. Kaufman
  • Jacksonville, FL
  • Licensed in Florida

A: You need to retain an attorney now. This is not something that you should try yourself.

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