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Many leases include the automatic renewal clause or automatic monthly rental if the tenant or the landlord does not terminate the lease in a timely fashion in accordance with the lease terms. You must read your lease or hire an attorney to explain it to you. The attorney should also address the...Read more »
Our mother pasted 20 years ago. One brother wanted to run cattle on the property and paid property tax in lieu of lease. He cut and sold 15 acres of timber without the consent of the other two. Trustee's office still list all three brothers as owners.
The Tax Assessor does not determine who owns what. Hire an attorney to conduct a title search, then potentially sue the Brother for a share of the timber proceeds. As a Tenant In Common, he had the right to sell timber, but contribution may be in order.
Sounds like a legitimate Judgment which was filed as a Lien against your real property in a certain County. Judgment Lien is good for ten years from date of Judgment unless extended. Important consideration is who is the Judgment against and what property does that person own. Also are there...Read more »
Mobile Homes are owned by Certificate of Titles. You need the serial number off the home and the title, which is then transferred the same as a vehicle. If it says "and", then you might get a lawyer to draft/record an Affidavit of Heirship, which discloses to the world who the Next Of...Read more »
There is no legal requirement that she convey as a grantor on the deed of trust. However no lender will loan you money if later when they might foreclose on you they have a problem with her being in possession.
She has no reason to sign the note unless she is getting the money, but the...Read more »
We are both executors and the will States if either one of us want the estate we'd have to buy the other out ($20,000). Its been almost 3 years and she has yet to buy the house but has been living there this whole time. During this time she has been non-compliant on multiple occasions and has... Read more »
It appears that both of you have not performed your duties as Executors. You probably want to ask the Probate Court to order sale of the real property if it is actually part of a Will directive. From what you have stated it appears that Partition is not available, as the Will controls. But...Read more »
Both parties, the seller and the neighbors (at the time) said it was a shared driveway. One neighbor rescinded his lease purchase and moved and now the owner is saying that the driveway is not shared as there is no easement in either one of our deeds. The asphalt that comes up that driveway... Read more »
Both owners now have clouds on their titles. Your remedy is to hire a competent attorney to file a Declaratory Judgment for a Prescriptive Easement. Your only other choice is to drive somewhere else. A Notice Lis Pendens with the Suit will definitely get the adjoining landowner's attention.
In the will it says that my boyfriend and his sister are supposed to receive money from the sell of the grandmothers house. His aunt sold the house and is keeping the money for herself is there anything they can do?
Is the Will Probated? If not, then the aunt may be the sole heir and entitled to sell, etc. If Probated, then check the Probate File out at Court. Hire a competent attorney to move for disbursement of Estate Assets, and/or Removal of the Fiduciary for cause with an Accounting.
She is also trying to keep me out of the house. She says I violated the "no drugs" rule but I didn't and she has NO proof. She found weed in my MOMs room and is trying to use that to kick us both out. Where would I find a no fee lawyer with whom I could proceed to file suit with?
A Tennessee attorney could advise best, but your question remains open for two weeks. This doesn't look like a personal injury matter, where a law firm would handle it on a contingency basis with no fee up front. A closer category might be landlord-tenant or civil litigation, but it might be...Read more »
I have my original paperwork where I purchased the land and house from the owner. While I was working out of town, the land and house were transferred into someone else's name while I was still making payments. I was never told that my property had been transferred and then sold to someone... Read more »
Do you have a Deed? If not, then you were never the owner of anything but a personal property contractual right. You might sue the obligor on the contract for breach. But if you have a recorded Deed, then you must hire a competent attorney to file an Action for Ejectment in Chancery. There...Read more »
A title search will have to be performed as the Deed of Trust is the secured debt only, not the title. Assuming she is a tenant in common or now the owner due to survivorship, she is entitled to possession and has some type of title, but is also liable on the note. The signature card for the...Read more »
It is very possible that you might be a one/half interest tenant in common. But the divorce decree might have divested you of the same. Hire a competent attorney to perform a title search and look at your divorce. Remember land rarely goes through an Estate.
We bought a house with 17.5 acres in Tennessee. We did not have a survey done before we signed the contract we have since had a survey and there are only 11.5 acres. Do we have any recourse to get reimbursement for the missing acreage? Who would be responsible for the misrepresentation?
The answer is maybe. Depending on many factors, including the type of deed you received, the purchase and sale agreement terms, whether a survey was waived, etc. It could be a potential claim against the seller(s), or maybe the title insurance company, or both. You'll need to hire local...Read more »
I have my husband's POA for closing on our new home in Tennessee. I understand that the documents need to be signed in a specific way. I am very concerned because I have arthritis and am worried that I cannot sign ALL the documents. My question is: Can the POA wording, everything except the... Read more »
Each County has a period where Tax Appraisals can be contested. Contact the Tax Assessor in that County and find out what the process is and when. You too late for 2020 but you can file the written contested appraisal application now.
I always worked late out of town, my wife found a house negotiated the lease and signed it.. she passed in sept2020 I was going to move until I ran across the lease. She also signed my name and it’s in my name also... I have never even met the landlord in 2-1/2 years until a few days ago.. am I... Read more »
I assume you are the purchaser. The conveyance to you is made subject to the rights of tenant possessors. You have the right to change the locks, but that adult might knock the door down. Or you might get in a fight and get arrested. Once you have title, file a Detainer Warrant in General...Read more »
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