just before marriage we went house shopping. Husband said it was my wedding gift from him to me. He put it in his name at the time because he said had to for the loan, him having the good credit rating. Is it marital property since it was my wedding gift? We chose it together and he made a big scene about it being my house and gift. we are are now in divorce and he wants me out as he says its his. He is in one of his other 2 houses. In divorce due to Domestic Violence against self and child. I cant afford mortgage. he make $250k+ annual i have no income. he's cut me off. marriage 3 1/2 years. what can I do? I have sweat equity on house he's in I did labor to renovate it. on that he thinks i have no claim either. as far as he's claim everything is his period. all households assets etc.
Divorce is the process of formally ending a marriage. Divorces may be jointly agreed upon, resolved by negotiation, or decided in court.
Separate property generally refers to property that is acquired before marriage. However, gifts and inheritances are also separate property.
by attorney Edwin Castellanos
Identifying and dividing complex marital assets is a tremendous challenge in a high asset divorce. While most spouses tend to settle their property... more