We were already divorced when we bought the property, a bank carried us. It was a very abusive relationship. 15 years ago I left and remarried. I live in Canada. He has lived on the land & paid it off I think and is responsible for the taxes, which he is behind on. He had his sister contact me in December 2018 to have me sign the property over to 1 of our sons so that he can take over responsibility for the taxes. Can he make me do this? and what are my options? We do not get along at all and have not spoken in all this time. I do not want the land but will not sign it over to my 1 son for any reason. He has built on the land and I had no idea he had. The ex will not agree to me signing over my part to my other son and he will not allow him on the property. I'm not sure of my rights or if he can do this with me living in another country.
Great questions. You should contact some Ohio attorneys to answer your questions about the property and if necessary to handle the case for you. Best of luck to you.
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It does not matter that you live in Canada. He cannot make you sign anything unless he goes to court and a court orders it. You can ask to be paid for transferring your ownership interest. Your current spouse might also have to sign any documents to do that. Use the Find a Lawyer tab to retain a local real estate attorney where the property is located to review the deed and real estate records, and advise you of your rights.
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