If I’ve been living with my mother and she is now going to nursing home and my sister and I are both on deed, can my sister make me move out?

I’ve been living with my mother for 10 years. Now that she is going into a nursing home, can my sister make me leave the house that is in both of our names?

Asked on June 24, 2018 under Real Estate Law, Georgia


M.D., Member, California and New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 2 years ago | Contributor

Legally, co-owners of real estate have equal rights to the possession of it. In other words, one owner cannot manke another owner leave the premises.

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