Is it possible to change a Joint Tenancy to Tenancy in Common?

If you are ending a relationship, changing how you jointly own a property with your ex is worth considering To change a joint tenancy into a tenancy in common, you must sever the joint tenancy and submit the necessary forms to the Land Registry.


The severance is a straightforward process that can be done at any time with or without the other party’s consent by severing the joint tenancy each tenant will then hold a share of the property, which they can then leave to their heirs as opposed to the share being left to the other co owner.

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