I am a 2/3rds owner of a condominium, which I am the sole resident of, can I force a sale?

My parents each own 1/6. Do I have to have their permission to sell?

Asked on January 21, 2013 under Real Estate Law, Arizona

Answers:

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 7 years ago | Contributor

Under the laws of all states in this country you can sell your fractionalized interest in the unit without your parents' permission. However, to sell the entire unit, you either have to have all owners agree to sell or file a partition action to do so. I suggest that you consult further with a real estate attorney to give you your options as to how to resolve the matter that is the subject of your inquiry.


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