Legal Question in Wills and Trusts in New York

my stepmother just passed on my father is in a nursing home i dont think she has a will who does the house and property go to

Asked on 8/12/10, 10:17 am

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Arnold Nager Arnold H. Nager, Esquire
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If the house is only in her name, it would go to your father and her children, if any. If Medicaid is paying your father's bills, they will have a lien against his share after any mortgage is paid off.

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Answered on 8/22/10, 9:17 am

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