You could be entitled to a fortune from one of these unclaimed properties in Brighton and Hove.
There are currently 53 estates in the city that have passed to the crown as “ownerless property”.
This happens when a person dies without leaving a will and there are no obvious family members to claim the inheritance.
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In general, estates on the list can be claimed within a period of 12 years from the date on which the estate became Crown property.
The Treasury Department allows claims up to 30 years after the person’s death date for unclaimed pre-1997 estates, provided no interest is paid on the money held – if the claim is received after the 12-year period.
The list of unclaimed properties is updated daily and is published on the government website.
You could be entitled to a share of a deceased relative’s fortune – just enter your name below to see if you’re sitting on a fortune:
Who is entitled to an unclaimed discount?
If someone dies without leaving a valid or effective will, the following relatives are entitled to the estate in the following order:
1. Husband, wife or domestic partner
2. Children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren and so on
3. Mother or father
4. Brothers or sisters who both have the same mother and father, or their children (nieces and nephews)
5. Half brothers or sisters or their children (nieces and nephews of the half blood or their children). “Half” means they only share one parent with the deceased
7. Uncles and aunts or their children (first cousins or their descendants)
8. Half-uncles and half-aunts or their children (half-blood first cousins or their children). “Half” means they share only one grandparent with the deceased, not both
If you e.g. For example, if you are a first cousin of the deceased, you are only entitled to a share of the estate if there are no relatives who precede you, e.g. B. a niece or a nephew.
https://www.theargus.co.uk/news/20377390.treasury-reveals-53-unclaimed-estates-brighton-hove/?ref=rss Treasury reveals the 53 unclaimed properties in Brighton & Hove