Swansea, SC asked in Real Estate Law for South Carolina

Q: My brother and me owned house and land together.he sold it without my knowledge and kept money from sale.what do I do?

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Anthony M. Avery
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Anthony M. Avery
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A: Hire a competent SC attorney to search the title and determine ownership. File suit to Set Aside the Fraudulent Conveyance or sue to Quiet Title to your interest. Ejectment probably will not work, as any Tenant In Common can convey their lawful interest. At worst, file suit for Partition against the alleged grantee, and reap half of the sale proceeds.

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