Not married? Buy home as tenants in common

Arrangement wise when one partner contributes more money

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DEAR BENNY: My daughter and her boyfriend are thinking about buying a house and she is putting more of a down payment than he. Is this a good idea? –Doug

DEAR DOUG: I don’t see any real problem with this arrangement, so long as your daughter and her friend enter into a written agreement spelling out their rights and responsibilities.