2017 Maryland Code
Real Property
Title 2 - Rules of Construction
§ 2-117. Presumption against joint tenancy

No deed, will, or other written instrument which affects land or personal property, creates an estate in joint tenancy, unless the deed, will, or other written instrument expressly provides that the property granted is to be held in joint tenancy.

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