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    VIC Interest on Returning Bonds to Aged Care Resident's Family

    Hi I am on the Committee of Management at a not for profit Aged Care facility. When returning bonds to resident families what are our options. Can we just deposit the money in a nominated solicitors trust fund or set up a bank account in the name of the estate of the deceased person? We are...
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    WA Contract - Offer and Acceptance of a Condition?

    Hi all, My Mum has signed off a contract to purchase a property that includes one of her own conditions: “Subject to Buyer obtaining deposit back from *** Aged Care Facility *** within 14 days after acceptance. If funds are not received by Date, the Contract shall be terminated and all...
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    NSW Nursing Home from Financial Perspective (Questions)

    Good morning, Just few questions that I hope all the professionals here can help; it's in relation to my dad's, which just got his ACAT assessment done last Thursday and the plan is to have him moved from the hospital (he is currently admitted) to the 63 days respite care. My dad is a new...
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    VIC How to Gain Mother's Will Before Her Death?

    I am the executor of will for my mother and am moving interstate. She is now in aged care after moving from where she made the will. Am I able to get my mother's will before she has died? If not, what can be done?
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    NSW Lodger Changed Locks and is Denying Executor of Will?

    My Grandmother was admitted to hospital in December 2018 and transferred to an aged care facility in January 2019 where she passed away in March 2019. There has been Lodger residing at her home for some years who has taken an AVO out on my mother, one of the Executors, when she last visited my...
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    VIC Applying for Partial Distribution of Deceased Estate?

    My brother and I are co-executors of my late mother's deceased estate. Our mother passed away January 29th this year (2018). We have a lawyer, however I am getting no response from emails I have sent to him. Last correspondence was 23rd February, advising a Grant of Probate would be necessary...
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    NSW Caveat on Property I Need to Sell?

    I need to sell my parents' home to fund aged care accommodation with RAD Bond of $495,000 each parent. Both parents are ready to move into the facility. Dad (92) has dementia and mum(86) is very frail. I hold Power of Attorney for both who are self funded. My brother is living in their house...
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    QLD Buying Our Sister's Share of Deceased Estate - What to Do?

    We want to buy our sister's share of the family home, and she is being very difficult. We wanted to get a valuation and pay her from the rest of the estate, the fair market value. We got two informal estimates ourselves - one a market appraisal on the house site alone ($800,000), and one written...
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    NSW Criminal Record - Apply to Get Conviction Spent?

    Changing career paths, I have just completed my certificate 3 in Aged Care and Disability Support. I suffer from bipolar and depression. I knew that I would have trouble in finding a job as I have a criminal record. I have a larceny and 12 dishonesty charges from 1 offence. 1 common assault both...
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    VIC Grandfather Diagnosed with Dementia - Were Transfer Papers Signed Legal?

    Hi. My grandfather was diagnosed with dementia in February 2016. His daughter was there when finding out but she did not tell the rest of family or his son. He had a fall in September and at the hospital we were told he had full dementia and cannot care for himself or make decisions so will...