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My mother sold her house to my brother in-law in 2009. The

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My mother sold her house to my brother in-law in 2009. The sales price was £95,000.00
When my mother received the final sales figures for the house The sales figures showed that she had sold the house for £105,000.00. Also she sent a document for her to sign that came from mums solicitor, authorising him to hand £72,000.00 to her Grandsons property company. (Investor Net), management services. Mum rang her Grandson & he advised her to sign the document & returned it to her solicitor as he would sort things out. She is 87 years old, a little confused, & i think she has been mugged here, also a question arises about the document sent to mum, why did the solicitor send her that document, if feel that he wasn't acting in mums best interests in this case, i also note that the Solicitor. ( Simon Bergin ). has been suspended. Is their a way forward for mum regarding this matter.
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Clare replied 7 months ago.
HIThank you for your questionMy name is ***** ***** do my best to help you but I need some further information firstHave you seen the Completion statement ?
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Yes i have all of the paper work, regarding the sale of the house.
Expert:  Clare replied 7 months ago.
So what does that say?
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Please find enclosed the Completion Statement.
Regards Keith.
Expert:  Clare replied 7 months ago.
What did her Grandson do with the £72,000?

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