If you co own a house can some one take your belonging out of the house with no notice

House is co owner not married , can he move my
stuff out with notice

Asked on March 11, 2018 under Real Estate Law, Alaska


SJZ, Member, New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 2 years ago | Contributor

No, one co-owner may NOT remove the other co-owner's belongings out of the house. Each co-owner has equal rights to the use and possession of the home: either one may reside in the home and/or keep his or her belongings in the home. Neither one may exclude the other.

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