Sharing a Home with Friends or Family

Common legal problems older people can avoid.

When someone lives in another person’s house and pays money for renovations, building a granny flat or the general upkeep of the property, they may be entitled to a share of that property. Serious disagreements about this issue could result in costly legal action. This factsheet outlines common legal problems and explains how older people could avoid them.
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