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If a house is left in a will but owner us still alive and

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If a house is left in a will but owner us still alive and wants to sell now does the will have to be changed ?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Property Law
Expert:  Clare replied 1 year ago.

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The Will need not be changed - the gift will just "fail"

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I take it there should be no problem selling now. Nothing needed when going to solicitor?
Expert:  Clare replied 1 year ago.

No nothing at all - the solicitor does not even need to be told

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
He would have the deeds of the house
Expert:  Clare replied 1 year ago.

I meant about the Will

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