You can transfer right of undivided house
You can transfer a certain percentage, say, 25% undivided right, title and interest in the property in favour of your friend by way of a gift
This will safeguard your interest of protecting the property from your relatives
I am a single unmarried woman and own a house in my name. The property was bought in 2004. In the absence of any legal heirs, in order to safeguard the property from my relatives, can I include a trustworthy friend as a co-owner?