You need to file for divorce. If you are not working or make less than he does the Court will order him to pay support pending the divorce and possibly your legal fees as well.He cannot legally prevent you from getting a divorce.
If he threatens you you can file a domestic violence complaint and have him removed from the house.
No mention is made of a will or surving children I assume neither exists.
Wife is entitled by statute to (1) 25% of her husband's Estate but not less than 50,000 nor more than 200,000 plus ( 2 ) 75% of the remainder. Mother receives the balance.Depending upon the value of the house and if husband had other assets wife may be entitles to all of house or % of house.you need to apply the above formula to value of house.
Mother cannot take gift back just because son died.She can argue however...
send a ceertified letetr to the person who appointed you with a copy to the successor appointed in the POa stating thta you are resigning and the date such resignation is effective.
If you already acted unser the POA I would also send a letetr to whomever yiou dealt with in execising your authority.
The answer is yes for many of the reasons already well stated by the other attorneys. At a minimun you need general power of attorneys and an advance health care directive.
Havving a will and other documents prepared is not expensive and can save you money in the long run.
It will also be less expensive for probate if you have a will than if you do not have a will and you get to chose who the executor shall be and who the alternat e will be..
You also need to make sure the beneficiary...
I agree with my esteemed colleagues.This is too complex to adress here. Furthermore, you will need to prioritize your goals.
I would also point out that you want to consider using your 500,000 residential tax exemption on the sale , rather than lose it, and once your children have the property , if they plan on purchasing another property they may be able to structure it as a like kind exchange to avoid a capital gains tax on the sale.