i have a contract on buying a rv trailer with a ladie an she has pasted away. Does my contract still stand. There was no will or any direction as to where or whom it would go to. A family member from the other party is now trying to repo the trailer even tho i have a contract with the deceased?
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You should contact a probate attorney in the county where the woman died. In California, for example, if your contract were valid and support by consideration, you would be able to enforce it against the estate.
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I agree with my colleagues and would suggest you contact a probate attorney as soon as possible. It sounds like you are going to have a contested matter on your hands and your home could literally be at stake.
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Without reading the contract, most likely the personal representative must honor your agreement the same as if she were still alive. In a small claims action by him to repossess the RV, if you can show you have honored your part of the contract in every respect, you should win. Keep a paper trail of your end such as payments; I never trust someone trying to break a contract.