What happens when brother and sister buy a house and brother dies without leaving a will or survivorship deed Does his son have any claim to house or does sister own all This is in Ohio?
Answer . The way the property is titled determines who takes ownership.. If the property is titled as Joint Tenants or Joint Tenants With Right of Survivorship, the surv…iving person(s) named on the deed receive the entire property and it is not subject to probate distribution.. If the property is titled as Tenants-In-Common, it is subject to probate distribution as required under the laws of the state in which the property is located. (MORE)