Bradenton, FL asked in Real Estate Law and Elder Law for Tennessee

Q: My parents own a lot in Knoxville. My dad needs to sell it but my mother has dementia and there’s no POA. Options?

My mother has been living in a memory care facility in Washington county, OR since 2016 and my father lives in Manatee county, FL. He is running out of money and needs to sell it. The lot is in a neighborhood in Farragut, a suburb of Knoxville. What options does he have to either sell or get money out of it? (Loan, lease to own, etc)

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Anthony M. Avery
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  • Estate Planning Lawyer
  • Knoxville, TN
  • Licensed in Tennessee

A: Has anyone offered Mother a QCD to sign? There may be potential State Liens, so a title search is needed. A Partition Sale might work where a Guardian is appointed for her, but again, Liens could attach to proceeds.

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