When a property is held in joint names both people can sign the contract and agree to a sale - but what if one person loses their mental capacity?
In these circumstances, an application needs to be made to the Court of Protection (COP) to have a second Trustee appointed to act on behalf of the mentally incapable person and sign on their behalf to agree the sale.
Our expert team can help guide you through the process to make this as smooth as possible for you.
For more information, call our team to discuss your problems in person on 0114 272 1884 or 01302 341414
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