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A property was owned by two owners as tenants in common. One

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A property was owned by two owners as tenants in common. One dies and a new trustee needs to be appointed at land registry. What form is used?
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Hi
Thank you for your question.
My name is Clare
I will do my best to help you but I need some further information first.
Who inherited the share of the property?
Clare
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Well no one in particular but the will created a discretionary trust!

Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Hi
I am sorry I am a little confused, is the property held on a Trust or not?
Clare
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Yes

Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Hi
How is the property currently held and who by?
Clare
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Held by the surviving tenant in common

Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Hi
What does the Will actually say about the share of the house?
Clare
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

It's go to the surving tenant in common

Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Hi
So what trust has been created?
Clare