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My partner and I own our house outright as tenants in common.

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My partner and I own our house outright as tenants in common. He has left and isn't coming back.
My question can he force me to sell and can I change the locks for peace of mind
Thank you.
Kathryn
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Jo C. replied 3 years ago.
Hi.

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

Do you have dependent children?

What is the value of the house?

What mortgage is there still outstanding?

Why do you want to change the locks?

Does he want the house sold?