If I had a lease with my mom but am now a co-owner due to her death, I am still obligated as a tenant? 1 Answers as of February 10, 2017

Does the lease and its terms become null and void if I am now a co-owner? My sister who is the executor of my mother's estate, is also co-owner in the property with my and got me evicted for not paying my rent after my mom died. I was told I did not have to pay rent because I am now a co-owner, not a tenant.

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Attorney At Law | James G. Maguire
If you are a co-owner you cannot be evicted.
Answer Applies to: Louisiana
Replied: 2/10/2017
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