YOUR MONEY | A dilemma over property and inheritance

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Q: “My wife and I would like to leave our house to one of our two children but then she’ll have to pay out our other child so they can both get something out of the estate.How can we arrange this in a simple and easy way – do we need a contract? And will there be any costs involved in transferring the property into the heir’s name?”

Concerned parent, Bellville, Cape Town

A: UPDATE YOUR WILL

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