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My father in law is moving into our home for "end of life

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Good morning,
My father in law is moving into our home for "end of life care". He does have enough money in his estate to pay for a full time nursing care home package however, he would prefer to be cared for at home with either my wife or her sister. He wants to pay either my wife or my sister, what he would have paid the care home. Is he legally allowed to do this? Would there be any probate ramifications?
Thank you
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  F E Smith replied 5 months ago.

How much money would he be giving you on a weekly/monthly basis?

What is the total value of all his assets?

Are all the siblings in agreement with this?

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Customer: replied 5 months ago.
The live in care cost is £1165 which is the same price as it would be from 2 other care companies.
Total value of assets is £350k house plus £70k cash assets
Yes siblings are in agreement though I would suggestion a legal document/contract would be essential to get their signed agreements.
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Sorry that is £1165 a week.
Expert:  F E Smith replied 5 months ago.

I am trying to call as requested but get voicemail

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Can you try again please***********Thank you
Expert:  F E Smith replied 5 months ago.

still voicemail

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Happy to call you if that is convenient?
Expert:  F E Smith replied 5 months ago.

We have to in itiate the call.

Expert:  F E Smith replied 5 months ago.

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