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In these circumstances each spouse has a 50% interest in the property, which is held as tenants in common meaning that each spouse’s interest in the property will pass upon their death according to their Will or otherwise the intestacy rules. Therefore each spouse is able to leave their interest in the property to whomever they choose and accordingly a life interest could be left to someone other than their spouse.
However, as indicated by the scenario in this Q&A, there is the potential in practice for this to be unworkable. The potential consequences of such a gift should be discussed carefully with the testator/testatrix
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