This article explains the rules surrounding a partition action for tenants in common. When multiple individuals own the same property as tenants in common, the property typically qualifies for partition. For a more detailed overview of the partition and forced… Read More »PARTITION ACTION FOR TENANTS IN COMMON
Partition and Forced Sale
Can siblings force the sale of inherited property? Yes, generally such property qualifies for a partition action. However, do not simply assume. Educate yourself, with this detailed overview of forced sale and partition actions. WHY WOULD SIBLINGS FORCE A SALE? When… Read More »CAN SIBLINGS FORCE THE SALE OF INHERITED PROPERTY?
A partition action forces the sale of jointly owned property and divides the sale proceeds. Less commonly, a partition divides the property itself, such that each co-owner receives a fractional piece. This often results from inherited property, divorced spouses, or… Read More »WHAT IS A PARTITION ACTION? (PARTITION LAWSUITS EXPLAINED)
When two or more people own the same property, one of the owners CAN force a sale of the jointly owned property via a partition action or lawsuit. If you are dealing with joint ownership property, this guide explains the… Read More »Forced Sale of Jointly Owned Property (Partition Action)