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i have gifted 90,000 for deposit and other cost in buying a

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i have gifted 90,000 for deposit and other cost in buying a property. The mortgage is not in my name because of my age we wont be able to get a 26 year mortgage. I signed a legal documents that i have on legal claim or interest on the property.
Is there any chance to approach another solicitor and draft an agreement with my partner and also make a will that safeguard my interests.
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Jo C. replied 3 years ago.
Hi.

Thank you for your question. My name is XXXXX XXXXX I will try to help with this.

Whose name is XXXXX XXXXX mortgage please?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

for Jo C

 

His name isXXXXX

Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Steven XXXXXXXX. i do not have legal claim on the house apparently.

Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Hi
Thank you for your question.
My name is XXXXX XXXXX I will do my best to help you
How much is the property worth and how much is being borrowed?
Clare
Customer: replied 3 years ago.
£239,000.00 the money being borrowed is £155,000.00
Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Hi
I assume that you and your partner have reached an agreement on what the financial arrangements are and how the equity will be divided if you separate?
Clare
Customer: replied 3 years ago.
Yes but the bank made me sign a legal document that I do not have any claim on the property
Can we approach a lawyer to draw an agreement between us