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Just bought a property with garage got key to property opened

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Just bought a property with garage got key to property opened garage to find a vintage car inside I think garage May have been rented out but no mention in legal details can I claim the car if so how do I legally go about it
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Property Law
Expert:  wingrovebuyer replied 1 year ago.
Hello. The law states that when you buy a property, you will also get ownership of everything left / on it, unless specifically excluded. Unless you know the car was not the seller's, it is now yours. You need to contact DVLA to ask them to issue you with a new V5 Registration Form. If you explain the situation, and they are happy that title has passed, they will give you new ownership documentation. Best wishes, WB
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