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My partner died just over a year ago. Her pre death verbal

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My partner died just over a year ago. Her pre death verbal instructions to her son and daughter were that I could live on in the property till my death. They have honoured this but my worry is I have no real legal agreement. They are ok with my having a legal agreement and I was wondering what sort I should have
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Scots Law
Expert:  JGM replied 2 years ago.
Thank you for your question.
They could grant you a liferent of the property which is an additional title deed granting you the right to stay there fo life. A solicitor would be required to draft the appropriate deed. Once registerd that would be unchallengeable.
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