The Title company should find out this information in their title search and if there is an issue of ownership or community property, it will be addressed. Do express your concern with the title company. I owned a home prior to marriage and when it was sold, though I was married, I was the only seller. The home was separate property. This is not an uncommon occurance.
Arnold Richie, RealtorÂ®
Terry Burnaman Realtors
Doc Stephens, REALTOR
Request that they have the wife sign to transfer the property.
The Michael Group