I agree with Mr. Klisz. You can certainly ask that the fees be paid by another party, but this is not something that is often granted.
As far as how long the property sits on the market, that is up to the parties and the court. It could be a very long time in Michigan unless it is "priced to sell."
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Generally, each side pays their own attorneys fees in Michigan unless there is a contract to the contrary, or a statute that applies that provides for attorneys fees to be paid to the winner by the loser. So, I am not aware of any statute that would apply in your situation.
I agree with Timothy and James. The Plaintiffs must pay for their respective attorneys fees. Best of luck to you and your siblings- Reese Serra
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