Who gets the house when mom dies?

Many factors determine inheritance and future ownership of a home This column first appeared in the San Antonio Express News on March 9, 2017. Dear Mr. Premack: I am the daughter of a 95 year old mom. My only sister is 70, and our only brother passed away in 2013 leaving three children. My mom’s…

Who gets a Lapsed Devise?

Dear Mr. Premack: My father left a Will that gives one-third to my son Tom, one-third to my son Jeff, and one-third to my daughter Peggy. The problem is that Peggy died three years before my dad died. Does her part go to her son, or does it go to her brothers? – J.R. We…