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    NSW Access to property as co-owners

    Probate has just been granted on my mothers house where I have lived for the past 14 years as her carer. My sister and I are equal beneficiaries and executors. Legally, can my sister enter the property, let herself in and remove articles whilst I am not present?. I don't have an issue with...
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    VIC Estate Distribution without probate

    Hi Estate does not require probate, but wondering if is it recommended to advertise prior to final distribution (as a safe guard being an executor)? Ad's usually done on Supreme Court Vic site, but would this be allowed since probate was not applied for on the site. Or is there another...
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    NSW Executor denied access to property by caravan park owner before and after probate

    Major caravan park owner continues to deny access to a cabin
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    VIC Will dispute and Probate messy

    Hi My father has minimal assets/accounts to distribute and should be simple, I am executor. I had been told that probate is not necessary, due to only small furniture left and 2 bank accounts and no house (as went to ex wife immediately upon death due to no settlement done in time). Is probate...
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    Probate - Estranged Daughter

    Hi, My Dad quite wealthy had a mistress many years when mum was alive and then took up with her upon mums death 15 years ago - he was with the mistress 25 or so years. I have a sister and Dad and the new woman have no kids. My father left 50% of will to my sister 10 % to my 3 kids (when they...
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    WA Probate asset classification Lease for Life

    I am going throught he joys of trying to do probate myself an have pretty much everything sorted. However I cannot find any clarification if a Lease for Life loan provided to the owner would be classified as a movable or immovable asset given how it is tied to the property. Can anyone confirm...
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    VIC Probate

    My question is my father passed away just over a year ago my sister and I are the only beneficiaries He died in nsw my uncle is executor His bank account was in Victoria It was not a lot in the estate my uncle engaged a nsw solicitor I asked where was going to probate to receive an email...
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    Hi, my step sister has full control of my deceased step mothers estate. I have searched the QLD public trustee site and she doesn't appear to have applied for probate. She is the enduring power of attorney for my Dad and her deceased Mother and has control over both their bank accounts. All my...
  9. S

    Am I able to request AMP to freeze my late father's account without Probate?

    I am frustrated because, as the executor of my father's will, I have notified AMP that he is deceased and since have been trying to get them to freeze his AMP super account to stop it from being affected by the stock market. Meaning I'd like them to leave it in their care and not administer it...
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    QLD How difficult is it to be dual executors of a will?

    Hi there! This is my first post here so sorry if I don't provide enough information. My mother has just gone into the Public Trustee to create a will for herself with myself (her son) and my brother as 50/50 split beneficiaries for all assets in her estate. As she is getting older she has given...