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When i divorced my ex 7 years ago he had a legal charge put

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When i divorced my ex 7 years ago he had a legal charge put on our house payable after 10 years. I have since found out he recently passed away. What happens to the charge.
Submitted: 21 days ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Clare replied 21 days ago.

Thank you for your question

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The benefit of the Charge belongs to the estate of your ex

I hope that this is of assistance - please ask if you need further details

Customer: replied 21 days ago.
His estate was lefy to our sons and the house is theirs as well would it still apply
Expert:  Clare replied 20 days ago.

Yes - they now have the benefit of the Charge - but of course they can make their own decision what to do about that