Skip to main content

I bought my home prior to getting married and still owe on it, if I get a divorce is my husband entitled to half?

Albany, OR |
Filed under: Divorce

I bought my house 7 years prior to getting married. I still owe money on it. The loan is only on my name. If I divorce my husband will I have to give him half of the value of the house?

Attorney Answers 2

Posted

Not in Georgia, it would be considered a non marital asset since it was purchased prior to the marriage and would not be suject to division in a divorce. Check your states laws.

This response is intended to be a general statement of law that should not be relied upon as legal advice and does not create an attorney/client relationship.

Mark as helpful

Posted

In Oregon, the court would divide only the increase in value (if any) that occurred during the time you and your husband have been married.

Mark as helpful

Divorce topics

Top tips from attorneys

What others are asking

Can't find what you're looking for?

Post a free question on our public forum.

Ask a Question

- or -

Search for lawyers by reviews and ratings.

Find a Lawyer

Browse all legal topics